Saturday August 16, 1902
US date format: 8/16/1902, UK date format: 16/8/1902
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 16, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Stefan Boleslaw Poradowski and Georgette Heyer.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to On a Sunday Afternoon by Harry Macdonough.
Street Scene, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1902
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 16, 1902?
- RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
- USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
- Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
- Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 16, 1902?
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- Harry Macdonough - On a Sunday Afternoon
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 16, 1902?
On August 16, 1902 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is August 16, 1902?
On August 16, 1902 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 16, 1902?
On August 16, 1902 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 16, 1902?
On August 16, 1902 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 16, 1902?
On August 16, 1902 Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 16, 1902?
On August 16, 1902 several famous people were born including, Stefan Boleslaw Poradowski, Georgette Heyer, Lucie Lanvin.