Wednesday 12 August 1908
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
The Fight for Freedom, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 12 August 1908 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 12 August 1908 ?
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1908 ?
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O Sole Mio - Emilio DeGogorza
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1908?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
I may as well begin this story with Mr. Hilary Vane, more frequently addressed as the Honourable Hilary Vane, although it was the gentleman's proud boast that he had never held an office in his life.
The Barrier by Rex Beach (c. 1908 Blue Hardcover with gold color lettered spine.)
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.
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.
Tell the world why 12 August 1908 is such a special date for you!