Sunday August 30, 1908

US date format: 8/30/1908, UK date format: 30/8/1908

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 30, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Fred MacMurray and Jean-Louis Lortat-Jacob. His First Job, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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His First Job

His First Job

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Lost and Found

Lost and Found

Directed by: Philip Hunt

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

The Blue Bird

The Blue Bird

Directed by: Walter Lang



Directed by: Benni Diez


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 30, 1908?


  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day

Famous Birthday

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 30, 1908?
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Top #7 songs in the USA

  1. - Red Wing Medley
  2. - La Boheme - Quartetto: Addio, Dolce Svegliare (Farewell, Sweet Love)
  3. - I Want You
  4. - Il Trovatore - Ai Nostri Monti (Home to Our Mountains)
  5. - Bye Bye Dearie
  6. - I Want to Be a Merry, Merry Widow
  7. - Smarty

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