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Thursday 8 August 1901

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ernest O Lawrence and Ernest Lawrence. 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.
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Movies

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Experimental

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

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Finishing Touches

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

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Forward

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Fulton Market

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

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Springtime in the Park

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 1901 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ernest O Lawrence: Canton, South Carolina -- Inventor (Cyclotron-Nobel 1939).
  • Ernest Lawrence: American physicist, winner of the 1939 Nobel Prize for Physics for his invention of the cyclotron, the first particle accelerator to achieve high energies.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1901 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Hello Central, Give Me Heaven - Byron G. Harlan
  2. When I Think of You - Mina Hickman

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Books

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The Right of Way

By: Gilbert Parker

Charley Steele is a successful and brilliant Canadian lawyer. He has a nagging wife, Kathleen, and a lazy brother-in- law, Billy. In spite of his success, he is disillusioned with his life, drinks too much, and is deeply troubled by ...

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The Visits of Elizabeth

By: Elinor Glyn

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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The Helmet of Navarre

By: Bertha Runkle

This book, "The Helmet of Navarre", by Bertha Runkle, is a replication. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

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Alice of Old Vincennes

By: Maurice Thompson

Set in 1778 in old Vincennes on the Wabash, during the Revolutionary peroid.

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