Wednesday 8 August 1906
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nelson Goodman and Andre Demedts.
Waiting at the Church, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 August 1906
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1906 ?
- 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