Thursday 2 August 1906
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Albert Goodwin .
while Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 August 1906 ?
- St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
- St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
- St. Stephen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
- Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
- Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
- Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
- Day of airborne forces in Russia
- Chicago White Sox begin AL record 19 game win streak
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1906 ?
Top #6 songs in the USA
- The Rosary - Alan Turner
- You Look Awful Good to Father - Billy Murray
- Dearie - George Alexander
- Out in an Automobile - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- La Boheme - Raccantodi Radolfo (Rudolph's Recital, Act I - Enrico Caruso
- The Parson and the Turkey - Arthur Collins
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