Monday 17 August 1908
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kurt Hessenberg .
Stung, directed by Benni Diez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 August 1908
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1908 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Bank of Italy opens new headquarters at Clay and Montgomery.
- Fantasmagorie, the first animated cartoon, realized by Emile Cohl, is shown in Paris.