Wednesday August 24, 1904
US date format: 8/24/1904, UK date format: 24/8/1904
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 24, 1904). 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 Roger Chapelain-Midy and Rod Redwing.
Behind the Scenes, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 24, 1904?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
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- 24th US Mens Tennis: Holcombe Ward beats William Clothier (108 64 97)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 24, 1904?
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Top #3 songs in the USA
- Byron G. Harlan - All Aboard for Dreamland
- Len Spencer - Reuben Haskins' Ride 'Round the World in His Air-Ship
- Frank Stanley & Corrine Morgan - Listen to the Mocking Bird