Saturday August 27, 1904
US date format: 8/27/1904, UK date format: 27/8/1904
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 27, 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 John Hay Whitney and Alar Kotli.
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 27, 1904?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 27, 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