Wednesday 20 May 1908
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jimmy Stewart and Mario Ricci.
Resa Stockholm-Göteborg genom Göta och Trollhätte kanaler, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 May 1908 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Jimmy Stewart: American famous and beloved star and actor of TV and film, with a multitude of achievements.
- Mario Ricci: Italy Military man.
- James Stewart: American actor (d. 1997).
- Louis Daquin: French actor and director (d. 1980).
- Francis Fosberg: American botanist and author (d. 1993).
- The Aldrich-Vreeland Act alters security deposit requirements for national banks.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1908 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Jimmie and Maggie at The Merry Widow - Len Spencer & Ada Jones
- The Glow-Worm - Victor Orchestra
- My Gal Irene - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
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