Saturday July 25, 1908
US date format: 7/25/1908, UK date format: 25/7/1908
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 25, 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 Ambroise-Marie Carre and Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer.
Stung, directed by Benni Diez, 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 July 25, 1908?
- St. Thea
- Roman festivals - Furinalia
- Cuba - Eve of Revolution Day
- Mexico - Anniversary of the Foundation of Santiago de QuerTtaro
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- Ajinomoto is founded. Kikunae Ikeda of the Tokyo Imperial University discovers that a key ingredient in Konbu soup stock is monosodium glutamate (MSG), and patents a process for manufacturing it.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 25, 1908?
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Top #4 songs in the USA
- Henry Burr - Kiss Duet
- Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan - Honey, Won't You Please Come Down?
- Prince's Orchestra - Summertime Medley
- Enrico Caruso - Rigoletto - La Donna E' Mobile (Woman is Fickle)