Saturday 23 August 1919
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include James Quinn and Robert Crichton-Brown.
The Miracle Man, directed by George Loane Tucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1919 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- James Quinn: Film producer / actor (Joey, Hammett, Overlord).
- Robert Crichton-Brown: CEO (Rothmans International).
- Pierre Oliver: Nancy Painters.
- Vladimir Rokhlin: Azerbaijani mathematician and theorist (d. 1984).
- Gasoline Alley cartoon strip premieres in Chicago Tribune
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1919 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Oh My Dear! - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- Mammy O' Mine - Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra
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