Friday 22 August 1902
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Leni Riefenstahl and Leni Riefenstahl [Helene Bertha Amalie].
while The Right of Way by Gilbert Parker was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 22 August 1902 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- Leni Riefenstahl: Leni Riefenstahl was a German film director, producer, screenwriter, editor, photographer, actress and dancer widely known for directing the Nazi propaganda film Triumph of the Will.
- Leni Riefenstahl [Helene Bertha Amalie]: Germany -- Actress (Tiefland).
- Roy Armstrong: English historian (History of Sussex).
- Jacques Debu-Bridel: France Writer.
- Louis Vaudable: St R?my de Chargnat EXecutives.
- Thomas Pelly: American lawyer and politician (d. 1973).
- Edward Snow: American historian and author (d. 1982).
- President Teddy Roosevelt became 1st US chief executive to ride in a car
- Theodore Roosevelt becomes the first President of the United States to ride in an automobile.
- Cadillac Motor Company is founded.
- Theodore Roosevelt becomes the first American President to ride in an automobile when he rides in a Columbia Electric Victoria through Hartford, Connecticut.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1902 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- On a Sunday Afternoon - Harry Macdonough
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