Wednesday August 19, 1908

US date format: 8/19/1908, UK date format: 19/8/1908

We've performed the most in-depth research possible on August 19, 1908, here's what our experts found out: it was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac and Moon Sign on August 19, 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 Collier Young and Jean-Claude Laurent-Champrosay. His First Job, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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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His First Job

His First Job

Release year: 1908

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Lost and Found

Lost and Found

Release year: 1908

Directed by: Philip Hunt

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Release year: 1908

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

The Blue Bird

The Blue Bird

Release year: 1908

Directed by: Walter Lang

Stung

Stung

Release year: 1908

Directed by: Benni Diez

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 19, 1908?

On August 19, 1908 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is August 19, 1908?

On August 19, 1908 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 19, 1908?

On August 19, 1908 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 19, 1908?

On August 19, 1908 the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 19, 1908?

On August 19, 1908 Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 19, 1908?

On August 19, 1908 several famous people were born including, Collier Young, Jean-Claude Laurent-Champrosay.