Wednesday 28 August 1901
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. 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
- Uncle Josh's Huskin' Bee Dance - Cal Stewart
- In the Shade of the Palm - Emilio DeGogorza