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Wednesday 15 January 1908

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Roberta Bitgood and La Môme Moineau . Jeppe paa bjerget, directed by Viggo Larsen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908 while Mr. Crewe's Career by Winston Churchill was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

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

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Holidays:
  • Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
  • Jallikattu in South India.
  • United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
  • North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
  • Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Roberta Bitgood: composer.
  • La Môme Moineau : French singer from the 1920s.
  • Edward Teller: Hungarian-American theoretical physicist, known colloquially as "the father of the hydrogen bomb", even though he claimed he did not care for the title.
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Facts:
  • C Hill and R J Hartigan make 8th wicket partnership 243 for Australia.
  • The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority becomes the first Greek-letter organization founded and established by African-American college women.

Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Make Believe - Ada Jones & Billy Murray

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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

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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

Romance

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Videogames

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