Thursday 3 September 1908
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lev Semenovich Pontryagin and Matthew Black.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 September 1908 ?
- Lev Semenovich Pontryagin: Russian mathematician (d. 1988).
- Matthew Black: Scottish theologian, a Professor of Divinity, Biblical Citicism and Principal of St. Mary's College at the University of St. Andrews, 1954; an author.
- Alex Curling Delisser: Costa Rican lawyer, human rights activist and political Afro Rican.
- Lev Pontryagin: Russian mathematician and academic (d. 1988).
- Cornelis Pijnacker Hordijk: Governor-General (Dutch East-Indies).
- James Barries What Every Woman Knows, premieres in London
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1908 ?
Top #7 songs in the USA
- Smarty - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
- La Boheme - Quartetto: Addio, Dolce Svegliare (Farewell, Sweet Love) - Enrico Caruso & Geraldine Farrar & Antonio Scotti & Gina Viafora
- Red Wing Medley - Arthur Pryor's Band
- I Want to Be a Merry, Merry Widow - Ada Jones
- I Want You - Henry Burr
- Il Trovatore - Ai Nostri Monti (Home to Our Mountains) - Enrico Caruso & Louise Homer
- Bye Bye Dearie - Frank Stanley & Henry Burr
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