Monday August 21, 1905
US date format: 8/21/1905, UK date format: 21/8/1905
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 21, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Isadore I Friz Freleng and Bipin Gupta.
The Little Train Robbery, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 21, 1905?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Jules Oppert: German Assyriologist (decodes...
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 21, 1905?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
- Corrine Morgan & Haydn Quartet - Dearie
- Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan - Come Along, Little Girl, Come Along
- Joe Belmont & Arthur Pryor's Band - The Chirpers
- Arthur Pryor's Band - In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree
- Haydn Quartet - Come Along, Little Girl, Come Along