Thursday 20 August 1908
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Reginald Bevins and Jeanne Stern.
while Mr. Crewe's Career by Winston Churchill 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 20 August 1908 ?
- 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
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Jeanne Stern: Writer.
- John Reginald Bevins: Politician.
- Kingsley Davis: Sociologist / demographer, coined (population explosion).
- Al Lopez: American baseball player and manager (d. 2005).
- Alfonso Lopez: baseball player (American League Manager of the year 1959).
- Louis Varney: Composer, dies at 64.
- Congo Free State becomes the Belgian Congo.
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