Thursday 20 February 1908
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Jeppe paa bjerget, directed by Viggo Larsen, 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 20 February 1908 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 20 February 1908 ?
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1908 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
International March - Arthur Pryor's Band
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 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.
Rex Beach was an American novelist and playwright whose most famous works during the early 20th century consisted of Westerns, many of which are still widely read today.
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 20 February 1908 is such a special date for you!