Sunday 8 July 1900
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include George Antheil and Leopold Pascal.
A Strike in a Dime Museum, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 July 1900 ?
- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
- George Antheil: American composer who shocked audiences in the 1920s with his use of jazz rhythms and mechanical devices in symphonic music.
- Leopold Pascal: France Painter.
- 1st night baseball, league game (Zanesville at Grand Rapids)
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