Friday August 31, 1906
US date format: 8/31/1906, UK date format: 31/8/1906
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It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 31, 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 Vivienne Byerley and Raymond Sommer.
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 31, 1906?
- Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
- Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
- Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 31, 1906?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Arthur Collins - Here it Comes Again