Saturday August 12, 1905
US date format: 8/12/1905, UK date format: 12/8/1905
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Joan [Jacobus J] Remmelts and Erwin Chargaff.
The Tempest, directed by Julie Taymor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..