Tuesday July 24, 1900
US date format: 7/24/1900, UK date format: 24/7/1900
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 24, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Zelda Fitzgerald and Henri Bernard.
The Last Days of Pompeii, directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 24, 1900?
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- Race riot in New Orleans, two white policemen killed.
- Ferdinand Hamet: Dutch Missionary in Mongolia, murdered...
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 24, 1900?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Steve Porter - The Little Brown Jug