Saturday 24 August 1907
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. 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 24 August 1907 ?
- 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
See other famous people born on 24 August
Édouard Bonnefous: French politician, who served as Parliamentary deputy (1946-1958) and senator (1959-1986).
Bruno Giacometti: Swiss architect designed the Hallenstadion (d. 2012).
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A young widow joins a missionary voyage to Japan
The Weavers: a tale of England and Egypt of fifty years ago - Complete is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Gilbert Parker is in the English language, and may not include graphics ...
There is romance of love, mystery, plot, and fighting, and a breathless dash and go about the telling which makes one quite forget about the improbabilities of the story; and it all ends in the old-fashioned healthy American way.
First published in 1906, The Shuttle is a story of American industry. Rosalie Vanderpoel, daughter of a wealthy American, marries into a British family of aristocrats, only to discover how truly impoverished-both in money and character-that class had become.
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