Thursday 27 April 1911
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Colin Gordon and Georges Dargaud.
The Fatal Wedding, directed by Raymond Longford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
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Which were the important events of 27 April 1911 ?
- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Colin Gordon: Ceylon; actor (John-The Baron).
- Georges Dargaud: French publisher (Asterix, Kuifje), dies at 78.
- Bruno Beger: German anthropologist and ethnologist (d. 2009).
- Chris Berger: Dutch sprinter and footballer (d. 1965).
- Following the resignation and death of William P. Frye, a compromise is reached to rotate the office of President pro tempore of the United States Senate.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1911 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Gee, But It's Great to Meet a Friend from Your Home Town - Billy Murray
- John McCormack - Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes
- Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey - That Girl Quartet
- Neath the Southern Moon - Merle Tillotson
- The Moonlight, the Rose, and You - Frank Stanley & Henry Burr
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