Thursday August 29, 1901

US date format: 8/29/1901, UK date format: 29/8/1901

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on August 29, 1901). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Aurele Joliat and Roger Pele. In that special week of August people in US were listening to In the Shade of the Palm by Emilio DeGogorza. Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1901
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Holidays

  • The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
  • Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
  • Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
  • 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
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Movies

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Photographing a Country Couple

Photographing a Country Couple

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Forward

Forward

Release year: 1901

Directed by: Henry Bedwell

Besuch der Königin Wilhelmine von Holland und ihres Gemahls in Schwerin am 9.5.1901

Besuch der Königin Wilhelmine von Holland und ihres Gemahls in Schwerin am 9.5.1901

Release year: 1901

What Came Out of the Cheese; or, The Lilliputians in a New York Restaurant

What Came Out of the Cheese; or, The Lilliputians in a New York Restaurant

Release year: 1901

What Happened on Twenty-third Street, New York City

What Happened on Twenty-third Street, New York City

Release year: 1901

Directed by: George S. Fleming, Edwin S. Porter

Starring: A.C. Abadie, Florence Georgie

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Music charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. - In the Shade of the Palm
  2. - Uncle Josh's Huskin' Bee Dance

TV Series

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 29, 1901?

On August 29, 1901 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is August 29, 1901?

On August 29, 1901 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on August 29, 1901?

On August 29, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 29, 1901?

On August 29, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 29, 1901?

On August 29, 1901 Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 29, 1901?

On August 29, 1901 several famous people were born including, Aurele Joliat, Roger Pele, Aurèle Joliat.