Wednesday August 12, 1908
US date format: 8/12/1908, UK date format: 12/8/1908
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include David Renton and Lord Renton.
Lost and Found, directed by Philip Hunt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 12, 1908?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Peerless Quartet - Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming
- Henry Burr - I Love, and the World is Mine