Friday 18 September 1908
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Viktor A Ambartsoemjan and Lise Børsum.
The Fairylogue and Radio-Plays, directed by Francis Boggs, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 18 September 1908 ?
- Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
- RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
- In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
- Viktor A Ambartsoemjan: Russian astronomer (Stalin Prize 1946, 50).
- Lise Børsum: Norwegian resistance member during World War II, survivor from the Ravensbrück concentration camp, and known for her writings and organizing work after the war.
- Victor Ambartsumian: Georgian-Armenian astrophysicist astronomer and academic (d. 1996).
- Cleveland Indian Bob "Dusty" Rhoades no-hits Boston, 2-1.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1908 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Cuddle Up a Little Closer, Lovey Mine - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
- I've Taken Quite a Fancy to You - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
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