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Wednesday 23 September 1908

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ramdhari Dinkar . 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..

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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 ?

The Fairylogue and Radio-Plays

Directed by: Francis Boggs

Starring: L. Frank Baum, Frank Burns, George E. Wilson

Country: United States

Gans-Nelson Fight

Directed by: Joe Gans

Starring: Susanne Friis, Elith Pio

Country: United States

The Policeman's Vision

Directed by: Ferdinand Zecca

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

Country: United States

Cuisine magnétique

Directed by: Chomont

Starring: Henny Porten

Country: United States

Os Guaranis

Directed by: Benjamin Oliveira

Starring: Inez Grizeta, Benjamin Oliveira

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1908 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Giant Fred (Bonehead) Merkle fails to touch 2nd, causes 3rd out in 9th & disallows winning run (game ends tied, Cubs win replay & pennant)
  • University of Alberta in Alberta, Canada, is founded.

Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Over the Hills and Far Away - Harry Macdonough & John Bieling

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

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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