Thursday October 01, 1908
US date format: 10/1/1908, UK date format: 1/10/1908
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 1, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Herman David Koppel and Pedro Espinel Torres.
The Puppet's Nightmare, directed by Émile Cohl, 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 October 01, 1908?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague)
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 01, 1908?
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- Eddie Morton - The Right Church, but the Wrong Pew