Friday 30 August 1901
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 30, 1901). The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John C Stennis and John Gunther.
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 30 August 1901
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 30 August 1901 ?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- John C Stennis: (Sen-D-MS, 1947-88).
- John Gunther: American journalist and author (d. 1970).
- Roy Wilkins: longtime executive director of NAACP, dies at age 80.
- Hubert Cecil Booth patents vacuum cleaner
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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