Tuesday 18 August 1908
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Armijn Pane and Milan Ristic.
while The Shuttle by Frances Hodgson Burnett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 August 1908 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Armijn Pane: Indonesian writer (Belenggu).
- Milan Ristic: Composer.
- Edgar Faure: French lawyer and politician, the assistant delegate at the Nurnberg trials in 1945.
- Heinrich Hellwege: German politician, minister, minister-president of niedersachsen district 19611979, married once, three children.
- Louis-Philippe Orttner: Strasbourg EXecutives.
- Olav Hauge: Norwegian poet and gardener (d. 1994)
- Bill Merritt: New Zealand cricketer and sportscaster (d. 1977)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1908 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I Love, and the World is Mine - Henry Burr
- Peerless Quartet - Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming
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