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Friday 21 August 1908

US date format: 8/21/1908, UK date format: 21/8/1908

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 21, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include M M Kaye and David Farrar. His First Job, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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His First Job

Directed by: Georges Méliès

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Robin Hood

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

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Lost and Found

Directed by: Philip Hunt

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The Blue Bird

Directed by: Walter Lang

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Directed by: Benni Diez

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Which were the important events of 21 August 1908 ?

  • Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Orthodox - Thaddaeus
  • RC saints - Pope Pius X
  • Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
Famous Birthdays:
  • M M Kaye: British writer (d. 2004).
  • David Farrar: Forest Gate, England -- Actor (Beat Girl, I Accuse).
  • Kaye : East Indian writer and painter, made successful career of writing children's books, historical novels and mysteries.
  • M Kaye: Indian-English author and illustrator (d. 2004).
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Planetary positions on August 21, 1908 - Geocentric view

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