Wednesday August 22, 1906
US date format: 8/22/1906, UK date format: 22/8/1906
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 22, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Charles Lacheroy .
Target Practice, directed by Richmond Riedel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 22, 1906?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
- The first Victor Victrola, a phonographic record player, is manufactured.
- Charles Lacheroy: French Army officer, theorist of...
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 22, 1906?
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Top #4 songs in the USA
- Arthur Pryor's Band - You're a Grand Old Flag
- Len Spencer & Ada Jones - Bashful Henry and His Lovin' Lucy
- Frank Stanley & Corrine Morgan - By the Light of the Honeymoon
- Bert Williams - Pretty Desdamone