Monday August 06, 1906
US date format: 8/6/1906, UK date format: 6/8/1906
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 6, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Roland Journu and Ken Strong NFL.
Waiting at the Church, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 06, 1906?
- Jamaica - Independence Day
- Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
- St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
- St. Juatus
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 06, 1906?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Ada Jones - Waiting at the Church (My Wife Won't Let Me)