Friday 26 August 1904
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Quo Vadis?, directed by Lucien Nonguet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 26 August 1904 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 26 August 1904 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
See other famous people born on 26 August
Christopher Isherwood: British-American novelist, essayist, screenwriter and playwright.
Joe Hulme: English footballer and cricketer (d. 1991).
Will Rose: American astrologer, joined AFA June 1966.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1904 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
Good-Bye, Fedora - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1904?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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But if we return not from our adventure," ended Sir Mortimer, "if the sea claims us, and upon his sandy floor, amid his Armida gardens, the silver-singing mermaiden marvel at that wreckage which was once a tall ship and at ...
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