Friday 24 August 1906
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
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..
What the sky looked like on 24 August 1906
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1906 ?
- 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)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
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- Alfred Stevens: Belgian artist who became an immensely successful painter during the 1860s, known for his paintings of elegant modern women.
- Cincinnati Red John Weimer no-hits Brooklyn Dodgers, 1-0 in 7 inning game.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1906 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Pretty Desdamone - Bert Williams
- By the Light of the Honeymoon - Frank Stanley & Corrine Morgan
- Bashful Henry and His Lovin' Lucy - Len Spencer & Ada Jones
- You're a Grand Old Flag - Arthur Pryor's Band