Thursday August 30, 1906
US date format: 8/30/1906, UK date format: 30/8/1906
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 30, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Joan Blondell and Countess of Longford.
Target Practice, directed by Richmond Riedel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 30, 1906?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- New York Highlander Joe Doyle debuts pitching back-to-back shut-outs
- Hans Auer: Swiss-Austrian architect designed the...
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 30, 1906?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Arthur Collins - Here it Comes Again