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Thursday 12 November 1908

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Hans Werner Richter and Harry A Blackmun. The Marriage of Krechinsky, directed by Aleksandr O. Drankov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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The Marriage of Krechinsky

Directed by: Aleksandr O. Drankov

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

Country: United States

En färd på Kinda kanal

Starring: Susanne Friis, Elith Pio

Country: United States

Incident from Don Quixote

Directed by: Georges Mlis

Starring: Nobuchika Nakano

Country: United States

Et folkesagn

Directed by: Viggo Larsen

Starring: Susanne Friis, Elith Pio

Country: United States

A Mala Sinistra

Directed by: Antnio Leal

Starring: Joo de Deus

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. It Looks Like a Big Night To-Night - Billy Murray
  2. The Old-Time Rag - Arthur Collins

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Mr. Crewe's Career

By: Winston Churchill

Originally published in 1908. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies.

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The Barrier

By: Rex Beach

A Classic.... Many men were in debt to the trader at Flambeau, and many counted him as a friend. The latter never reasoned why, except that he had done them favors, and in the North that counts for much.

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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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Videogames

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