Friday 14 August 1903
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Pica, pica Compadrito, directed by Eugene Py, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1903 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Lodewijk Bruckman: Dutch painter and illustrator (d. 1995).
- John North: American impresario of one of America’s great traditions, the traveling circus.
- John Ringling North: Circus director (Ringling Bros).
- Ronald Stewart: CEO (London Brick Co).
- Eduardo Mallea: Argentinean author, novelist, short-story writer, essayist.
- Loki Bruckman: Dutch magic realist painter who lived and worked in the Netherlands, the United States, and Mexico. Bruckman painted figuratively, forest views, and other still lifes with fruit, flowers, shells, eggs, feathers and towels. His style can be described as realistic, surrealistic or magic realistic. Museum de Oude Wolden in the village of Bellingwolde has a permanent exhibition of his paintings.
- James J Jeffries KOs James J Corbett in 10 for heavywgt boxing title
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1903 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I'm Thinkin' of You All De While - Bob Roberts
- It's a Lovely Day for a Walk - Frank Stanley & Corrine Morgan
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