Saturday August 18, 1900
US date format: 8/18/1900, UK date format: 18/8/1900
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 18, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Glenn Albert Black and Edmond Lefort.
The Last Days of Pompeii, directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..