Wednesday 8 August 1906
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 8 August 1906 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
See other famous people born on 08 August
Andre Demedts: Flemish writer, teacher, and from 1949 to 1971 director of BRT radio West Flanders.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1906 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Home, Sweet Home - Richard Jose
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1906?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The epic historical novel about the long-lasting ethical conflicts in American politics. "We have been compelled to see what was weak in democracy as well as what was strong.
This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.
A novel of romance and adventure, of love and valor, of mystery and hidden treasure. The hero is required to spend a whole year in the isolated house, which according to his grandfather's will shall then become his.
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