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Thursday 15 August 1901

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 15, 1901). The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Hans Lorbeer and Byron Arnold. Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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What the sky looked like on 15 August 1901

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Movies

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Photographing a Country Couple

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

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What Came Out of the Cheese; or, The Lilliputians in a New York Restaurant

What Happened on Twenty-third Street, New York City

Directed by: George S. Fleming, Edwin S. Porter

Starring: A.C. Abadie, Florence Georgie

Panoramic View of Electric Tower from a Balloon

Esquimaux Game of Snap-the-Whip

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
  • Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
  • Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
  • RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
  • Acadie ? National Day
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  • Arch Rock, danger to Bay shipping, blasted with 30 tons of nitro.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 15, 1901 - Geocentric view

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