Tuesday 18 August 1908
It was Tuesday, 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 important events of 18 August 1908 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Olav Hauge: Norwegian poet and gardener (d. 1994).
- Bill Merritt: New Zealand cricketer and sportscaster (d. 1977).
- Heinrich Hellwege: German politician, minister, minister-president of niedersachsen district 19611979, married once, three children.
- Armijn Pane: Indonesian writer (Belenggu).
- Louis-Philippe Orttner: Strasbourg EXecutives.
- Milan Ristic: Composer
- Edgar Faure: French lawyer and politician, the assistant delegate at the Nurnberg trials in 1945. He served as French Premier for a short time, 1952 and 1955. A law professor from 1962-1966, he then served on various government appointments. In a career that spanned three decades, he had 11 Cabinet Posts. Faure was considered the mastermind of sweeping educational programs born out of the 1968 student protests. A member of the French Academy, he composed music and among his multiple languages, spoke fluent R
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1908 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I Love, and the World is Mine - Henry Burr
- Peerless Quartet - Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming
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