Saturday August 22, 1908
US date format: 8/22/1908, UK date format: 22/8/1908
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 22, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Henri Cartier-Bresson and Maurice Cauchois.
His First Job, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 22, 1908?