Thursday 27 April 1916
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Enos Slaughter and Gordon Cameron.
The Queen of Spades, directed by Yakov Protazanov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 April 1916
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 27 April 1916 ?
- 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
- Enos Slaughter: American baseball player and manager (d. 2002).
- Jan Rychlik: composer.
- Gordon Cameron: Scottish artist, painter.
- Jean Pagot: Dijon Military man.
- Robert McWilliams: Jr.
- WWI ampndash Battle of Hulluch: The 47th Brigade, 16th Irish Division is decimated in one of the most heavily concentrated German gas attacks of the war.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1916 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- John Barnes Wells - Memories
- Beautiful Isle of Somewhere - John McCormack