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Thursday 5 March 1908

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Sophie Stewart and Sir Rex Harrison.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Jeppe paa bjerget

Directed by: Viggo Larsen

Starring: Gustav Lund, Robert Storm Petersen

Country: United States

Barberaren i Sevilla

Starring: Vladimir Davydov, V. Garlin, A. Novinskij

Country: United States

Trallala Lied

Directed by: Fritzi Massary

Starring: Vladimir Davydov, V. Garlin, A. Novinskij

Country: United States

The Reg Girl

Directed by: Florence Lawrence

Starring: Vladimir Davydov, V. Garlin, A. Novinskij

Country: United States

Hiawatha

Starring: Vladimir Davydov, V. Garlin, A. Novinskij

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 March 1908 ?

Holidays:
  • St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
  • Saint Theophile (d. 195)
  • Saint Olivia (d. 308)
  • Saint Gerarda
  • Learn from Lei Feng Day in China.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Sophie Stewart: Scotland, United Kingdom -- Actress (As You Like It, Under the Red Robe).
  • Sir Rex Harrison: English actor (d. 1990).
  • Fritz Fischer: German professor at Hamburg from 1948-1973.
  • Christian Boussus: French tennis player.
  • Rex Harrison: British actor, internationally known on stage and film, the winner of an Academy Award, three Tony Awards, New York Theater Critics Award, A Golden Globe Award, and Order of Merit of the Italian Public.
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Facts:
  • 1st ascent of Mt Erebus, Antarctica

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1908 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. I Could Learn to Love You When You Smile, Smile, Smile - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
  2. Dixie Dan - Billy Murray
  3. Vilia Song - Helene Noldi

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Mr. Crewe's Career

By: Winston Churchill

Fiction

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The Barrier

By: Rex Beach

The Barrier by Rex Beach (c. 1908 Blue Hardcover with gold color lettered spine.)

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

By: John Fox, Jr.

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is a 1908 romance novel/western novel written by John Fox, Jr.. The novel became Fox's most successful, and was included among the top ten list of bestselling novels for 1908 and 1909.

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The Lure of the Mask

By: Harold MacGrath

The story opens with a jump--literally. A young New Yorker, rich, of course, hears from his window on a night of fog and mist a woman's voice singing divinely.

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