Wednesday 24 January 1900
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Theodosius Dobzhansky .
Fight Between a Lion and a Bull, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
while The Reign of Law by James Lane Allen was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 January 1900 ?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
- Theodosius Dobzhansky: Ukrainian-born American geneticist and biologist (d. 1975).
- Battle at Tugela-Spionkop, South Africa (Boers versus British army).
- The Second Boer War: At the Battle of Spion Kop, Boer troops defeat the British Army.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1900 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Mandy Lee - Albert Campbell
- If you Were Only Mine - Albert Campbell
- I'd Leave My Happy Home for You - Edward M. Favor
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