Friday 24 August 1900
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
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 most popular movies released in the last months ?
A Farmer's Imitation of Ching Ling Foo
The Shah's Return from Paris
Departure of Boats from Muskoka Wharf
A Strike in a Dime Museum
Which were the important events of 24 August 1900 ?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
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Pierre Leroy: La Madeleine Writer.
Leonardo Conti: Swiss-German Third Reich Health Leader, a specialist in the "race questions.
Preston Foster: Ocean City, New Jersey -- Actor (Waterfront, Gunslinger).
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This was the best-selling novel in the United States in 1900, made into movies several times in subsequent years. It is set in colonial North America, beginning in the year 1621.
Robert Grant was an American author and a jurist who participated in a review of the Sacco and Vanzetti trial a few weeks before their executions.
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