Saturday 8 August 1903
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include August Cool and Jean Volpert.
Pica, pica Compadrito, directed by Eugene Py, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1903 ?
- 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
- August Cool: Belgian union leader / Minister of State.
- Jean Volpert: Arras Military man.
- Dayton Lummis: Actor (Moonfire, Flight that Disappeared).
- 3rd Davis Cup: British Isles beats USA in Boston (4-1)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1903 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I'm Thinkin' of You All De While - Bob Roberts
- It's a Lovely Day for a Walk - Frank Stanley & Corrine Morgan
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