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Sunday August 19, 1900

US date format: 8/19/1900, UK date format: 19/8/1900

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 19, 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 Colleen Moore and Cornelis Zwikker. The Last Days of Pompeii, directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1900
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
  • RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
  • Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
  • National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
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The Last Days of Pompeii

The Last Days of Pompeii

Release year: 1900

Directed by: Ernest B. Schoedsack

Deep Sea Fishing

Deep Sea Fishing

Release year: 1900

Watermelon Contest

Watermelon Contest

Release year: 1900

Directed by: James White

Sherlock Holmes Baffled

Sherlock Holmes Baffled

Release year: 1900

Directed by: Arthur Marvin

Starring: Anonymous

New Black Diamond Express

New Black Diamond Express

Release year: 1900

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 19, 1900?

On August 19, 1900 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is August 19, 1900?

On August 19, 1900 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 19, 1900?

On August 19, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 19, 1900?

On August 19, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 19, 1900?

On August 19, 1900 Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 19, 1900?

On August 19, 1900 several famous people were born including, Colleen Moore, Cornelis Zwikker, Gontran de Poncins.

Which famous people died on August 19, 1900?

Famous people died on August 19, 1900 include, Jean-Baptiste Accolay.