Sunday August 12, 1906
US date format: 8/12/1906, UK date format: 12/8/1906
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Camille Laurens and Harry Hopman.
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..
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 12, 1906?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Ada Jones - Waiting at the Church (My Wife Won't Let Me)