Wednesday April 01, 1908
US date format: 4/1/1908, UK date format: 1/4/1908
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 1, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Abraham Maslow and Abraham H.
The Nomads, directed by Brandon Eric Kamin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 01, 1908?
- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
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- The Territorial Force (renamed Territorial Army in 1920) is formed as a volunteer reserve component of the British Army.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 01, 1908?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Haydn Quartet & Billy Murray - Keep On Smiling
- Alan Turner - Good-Bye, Sweetheart, Good-Bye