Friday August 08, 1902
US date format: 8/8/1902, UK date format: 8/8/1902
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It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 8, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
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..
Which were the important events of August 08, 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
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- 2nd Davis Cup: USA beats British Isles in New York (3-2)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 08, 1902?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Len Spencer - Daybreak at Calamity Farm
- Fred Van Eps - Blaze Away