Wednesday 28 August 1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 1901). The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cornelis J Kelk and Paul Henry Lang.
Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 August 1901
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Which were the important events of 28 August 1901 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- Cornelis J Kelk: Dutch writer (Dance of Young Feet).
- Paul Henry Lang: Budapest, Hungary -- Critic / musicologist (NY Herald Tribune).
- Cornelis Kelk: Netherlands Writer.
- Silliman University is founded in the Philippines. The first American private school in the country.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1901 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Cal Stewart - Uncle Josh's Huskin' Bee Dance
- In the Shade of the Palm - Emilio DeGogorza