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Tuesday 8 October 1907

1907-10-08

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Balett ur op. Mignon/Jössehäradspolska, directed by N/A, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Balett ur op. Mignon/Jössehäradspolska

Directed by: Robert Kller

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

Mister Wiskey

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

El grito de Dolores o La independencia de México

Directed by: Felipe de Jess Haro

Starring: Felipe de Jess Haro

Country: United States

O Rapto de Uma Actriz

Directed by: Lino Ferreira

Starring: Lucinda do Carmo, Carlos Leal, Nascimento Fernandes

Country: United States

Faust

Directed by: Arthur Gilbert

Starring: N/A

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 October 1907 ?

Holidays:
  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
Famous Birthdays:
  • Richard Shaver: American author and illustrator (d. 1975).
  • Howard Joslin: Georgia, United States -- Actor (Quebec, Detective Story).
  • Gérard Espéret: French trade unionist and political activist, who was secretary of the CFTC for La Manche (1936-1939), deputy secretary-general of the CFTC from 1947, then Vice President of the CFTC-CFDT (1960-1967).
  • Pierre Bertaux: French Resistant and Germanist.
See other famous people born on 08 October
Famous Deaths:
  • Alfred: British royalty, Queen Victoria's fourth child, the Duke of Edinburgh and later Duke of Saxe Coburg and Gotha.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1907 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Merry Widow Waltz - Victor Orchestra

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Books

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The Lady of the Decoration

By: Frances Little

Leopold is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public.

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The Weavers

By: Gilbert Parker

The Weavers: a tale of England and Egypt of fifty years ago - Complete is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Gilbert Parker is in the English language, and may not include graphics ...

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The Port of Missing Men

By: Meredith Nicholson

There is romance of love, mystery, plot, and fighting, and a breathless dash and go about the telling which makes one quite forget about the improbabilities of the story; and it all ends in the old-fashioned healthy American way.

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The Shuttle

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

First published in 1906, The Shuttle is a story of American industry. Rosalie Vanderpoel, daughter of a wealthy American, marries into a British family of aristocrats, only to discover how truly impoverished-both in money and character-that class had become.

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