Tuesday 27 August 1901
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Al Ritz [Joaquim] and Roger Pryor.
The 'Abbot' and 'Cresceus' Race, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 August 1901 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Al Ritz [Joaquim]: Newark, New Jersey -- Actor (Ritz Brothers, Hi Ya Chum).
- Roger Pryor: NYC, New York -- Actor (Belle of the Nineties, Identity Unknown).
- Elna Lassen: Danish ballerina who was the premiere danseuse of the Royal Danish Ballet.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1901 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Sweet Annie Moore - Harry Macdonough & S. H. Dudley
- J.W. Myers - In the Shade of the Palm
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