Friday 3 August 1900
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Arnoldus J N M Struycken and John T Scopes.
A Farmer's Imitation of Ching Ling Foo, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1900 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Arnoldus J N M Struycken: Dutch lawyer.
- John T Scopes: American teacher and evolutionist (d. 1970).
- John T: Scopes Tennessee teacher convicted for teaching evolution.
- Carlos Enriquez: Cuban painter, illustrator and writer of the Vanguardia movement (the Cuban Avant-garde).
- Ernie Pyle: American writer, journalist and syndicated columnist who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1943 and was killed in Okinawa during World War II.
- John Scopes: American educator (d. 1970)
- The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company is founded.
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- The Little Brown Jug - Steve Porter
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