Friday 8 August 1902
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Paul Dirac and Paul A M Dirac.
Street Scene, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 August 1902
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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 Dirac: English theoretical physicist.
- Paul A M Dirac: England, United Kingdom -- Physicist (quantum mechanics, Nobel 1933).
- 2nd Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in New York (3-2)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1902 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Blaze Away - Fred Van Eps
- Daybreak at Calamity Farm - Len Spencer