Saturday 31 August 1907
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include August F Hawkins and Augustus F Hawkins.
O Rapto de Uma Actriz, directed by Lino Ferreira, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
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- 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)
- Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
- August F Hawkins: (Rep-D-California, 1963- ).
- Augustus F Hawkins: American politician (d. 2007).
- Paul Baudet: French lawyer.
- Ramon Magsaysay: Philippines politician who became the third president of the Philippines on 12/30/1953, serving through his lifetime.
- Henry Netter: Rioz physician.
- Valter Biiber: Estonian footballer (d. 1977)
- Augustus Hawkins: American lawyer and politician (d. 2007)
- William Shawn: US editor-in-chief (New Yorker, 1952-87), dies at age 85.
- Altiero Spinelli: Italian advocate of European federalism (d. 1986)
- Britain and Russia sign treaty with Afghanistan, Persia and Tibet
- Count Alexander Izvolsky and Sir Arthur Nicolson sign the St. Petersburg Convention, which results in the Triple Entente alliance.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1907 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Honey Boy - Peerless Quartet (Columbia Male Quartet)
- Uncle Josh at the Dentist's - Cal Stewart
- Stein Song - Haydn Quartet
- You'll Have to Wait Till My Ship Comes In - Bob Roberts
- It's Great to be a Soldier Man - Byron G. Harlan
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