Tuesday August 16, 1904

US date format: 8/16/1904, UK date format: 16/8/1904

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 16, 1904). 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 Wendell Stanley biochemist and Minoru Genda. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Good-Bye, Fedora by Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan. La Danse du diable, directed by , was one of the most viewed movie released in 1904
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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

Events

  • New York City begins building Grand Central Station

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Movies

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La Danse du diable

La Danse du diable

Release year: 1904

Drama in the Air

Drama in the Air

Release year: 1904

Orla and His Trained Dogs

Orla and His Trained Dogs

Release year: 1904

Iroquois Theatre Fire in Chicago

Iroquois Theatre Fire in Chicago

Release year: 1904

The Moonshiner

The Moonshiner

Release year: 1904

Directed by: Wallace McCutcheon

Starring: Wallace McCutcheon, Harold Vosburgh

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Music charts

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Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. - Good-Bye, Fedora

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Videogames

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 16, 1904?

On August 16, 1904 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is August 16, 1904?

On August 16, 1904 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 16, 1904?

On August 16, 1904 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 16, 1904?

On August 16, 1904 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 16, 1904?

On August 16, 1904 Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 16, 1904?

On August 16, 1904 several famous people were born including, Wendell Stanley biochemist, Minoru Genda, Wendell Stanley.