Thursday August 06, 1908
US date format: 8/6/1908, UK date format: 6/8/1908
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 6, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include René de Castries and Helen Jacobs.
The Blue Bird, directed by Walter Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 06, 1908?
- 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
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 06, 1908?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Emilio DeGogorza - O Sole Mio