Monday November 16, 1908
US date format: 11/16/1908, UK date format: 16/11/1908
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 16, 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 Soeur Emmanuelle and Raymond Peynet.
The Tempest, directed by Julie Taymor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 16, 1908?
- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
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- Henri-Gustave Joly de Lotbiniere: French-born Canadian politician (Born...