Saturday 3 August 1901
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stefan Wyszynski and Bernard Reichel.
The 'Abbot' and 'Cresceus' Race, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
while The Right of Way by Gilbert Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 3 August 1901 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Bernard Reichel: Composer.
- Stefan Wyszynski: Polish Catholic cardinal (d. 1981).
- John C Stennis: American politician (d. 1995).
- Enrico Glori: Italian film actor on stage and screen, he began acting in the 1930s.
- John Stennis: American politician (Senator-Democrat-Mississippi), dies at age 93.
- Stefan Wyszyński: Polish cardinal (d. 1981).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1901 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- When I Think of You - Mina Hickman
- Hello Central, Give Me Heaven - Byron G. Harlan
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?