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Thursday 20 August 1908

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 20, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jeanne Stern and Al Lopez. Robin Hood, directed by Wolfgang Reitherman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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What the sky looked like on 20 August 1908

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Robin Hood

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

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Directed by: Benni Diez

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Monday Morning in a Coney Island Police Court

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: John R. Cumpson, Harry Solter, Edward Dillon, George Gebhardt

Mishaps of the New York-Paris Auto Race

Betrayed by a Handprint

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Florence Lawrence, Harry Solter, Linda Arvidson, Kate Bruce

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Historical Events

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
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  • Congo Free State becomes the Belgian Congo.

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Planetary positions on August 20, 1908 - Geocentric view

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