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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in August 1905.
The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on August 1905: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 1905?


Events

  • 06 Aug 1905 26.7 cm rainfall at Princeton, Indiana (state record)
  • 10 Aug 1905 Russo-Japanese War: peace negotiations begin in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
  • 12 Aug 1905 King Leopold II opens Central Station Antwerp
  • 14 Aug 1905 Ngindo-rebellion killed 5 RC German clergymen in East-Africa
  • 15 Aug 1905 Philadelphia Athletics Rube Waddell no-hits Saint Louis Browns, 2-0 in five innings.
  • 16 Aug 1905 Mbunga-rebellion occupy German post Ifakara East-Africa
  • 17 Aug 1905 Dutch government of De Master begins
  • 19 Aug 1905 Russian tsar installs Imperial Duma, without legislative powers
  • 24 Aug 1905 Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 in 20 innings.
  • 25 Aug 1905 'Ancient Order of Druids' initiate neo-druidic rituals at Stonehenge in England.
  • 29 Aug 1905 Pierre de Brazza leaves Brazzaville
  • 30 Aug 1905 Pogoro / Ngindo attack Fort Mahenge German East-Africa
  • 31 Aug 1905 25th US Mens Tennis: Beals C Wright beats Holcombe Ward (62 61 119)

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in August 1905?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - The Preacher and the Bear
  2. - Dearie
  3. - Come Along, Little Girl, Come Along
  4. - The Chirpers
  5. - In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Memento

Memento

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano, Mark Boone Junior

Country: United States of America

Pather Panchali

Pather Panchali

Directed by: Satyajit Ray

Starring: Kanu Bannerjee, Karuna Bannerjee, Subir Banerjee, Chunibala Devi

Country: United States of America

Rocco and His Brothers

Rocco and His Brothers

Directed by: Luchino Visconti

Starring: Alain Delon, Renato Salvatori, Annie Girardot, Claudia Cardinale

Country: United States of America

Rashomon

Rashomon

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura

Country: United States of America

Sholay

Sholay

Directed by: Ramesh Sippy

Starring: Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar, Hema Malini, Amitabh Bachchan

Country: United States of America