Friday 2 October 1908
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Georges Bonnet .
The Reconciliation, directed by James Williamson, 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 important events of 2 October 1908 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
- Addie Joss perfect game stops Ed Walsh 1-0 who won 40 in a row.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1908 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The ABCs of the U.S.A. - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
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