Friday 24 August 1906
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Lika mot lika, directed by Knut Lambert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1906 ?
- 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
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 24 August
- Alfred Stevens: Belgian artist who became an immensely successful painter during the 1860s, known for his paintings of elegant modern women.
- Cincinnati Red John Weimer no-hits Brooklyn Dodgers, 1-0 in 7 inning game.
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