Wednesday 2 September 1908
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Barbara Jo Allen .
while Mr. Crewe's Career by Winston Churchill was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 September 1908 ?
- Mauritius - Ganesh Chaturthi
- Also see September 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Sophia
- Sedan Day (Sedantag) - traditional national German holiday (see Sedan, France) that commemorates Prussia's victory over France in 1870, making the German Empire a reality.
- Transnistria - Independence day, note Transnistria is not an internationally recognized independent state
- Vietnam - National Day (independence from France, 1945)
- Barbara Jo Allen: NYC, New York -- Actress (Ice Capades Revue, Rosie the Riveter).
- Tommy Burns KOs Bill Lang in 6 for heavyweight boxing title
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1908 ?
Top #7 songs in the USA
- Smarty - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
- Il Trovatore - Ai Nostri Monti (Home to Our Mountains) - Enrico Caruso & Louise Homer
- I Want You - Henry Burr
- I Want to Be a Merry, Merry Widow - Ada Jones
- Red Wing Medley - Arthur Pryor's Band
- La Boheme - Quartetto: Addio, Dolce Svegliare (Farewell, Sweet Love) - Enrico Caruso & Geraldine Farrar & Antonio Scotti & Gina Viafora
- Bye Bye Dearie - Frank Stanley & Henry Burr
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