Wednesday August 20, 1902
US date format: 8/20/1902, UK date format: 20/8/1902
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 20, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Ernest Charles Melvin Patrick Ekundio Marke and Ogden Nash.
A Trip to the Moon, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 20, 1902?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 20, 1902?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Byron G. Harlan - The Mansion of Aching Hearts