Friday 8 August 1902
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Paul A M Dirac and Paul Dirac.
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1902 ?
- 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)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
- Paul A M Dirac: England, United Kingdom -- Physicist (quantum mechanics, Nobel 1933).
- Paul Dirac: English theoretical physicist.
- 2nd Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in New York (3-2)
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- On a Sunday Afternoon - Edward M. Favor
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