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Sunday 5 April 1908

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 5, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Bette Davis and Herbert von Karajan. Easy Money, directed by La La King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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What the sky looked like on 5 April 1908

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Easy Money

Directed by: La La King

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Troubles of a Grass Widower

Directed by: Max Linder

Starring: Max Linder

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Directed by: bruno corbucci

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Directed by: Karen Lam

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The Thieving Hand

Directed by: J. Stuart Blackton

Starring: Paul Panzer

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 April 1908 ?

  • Saint Geeraard
  • The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
  • Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
  • Saint Vincent Ferrer
  • Arbor Day in South Korea
Famous Birthdays:
  • Bette Davis: American actress, one of the most outstanding stars of Hollywood's history.
  • Herbert von Karajan: Austrian conductor and manager (d. 1989).
  • Mary Welsh Hemingway
  • Mary Hemingway: American journalist, a reporter who joined Time-Life corporation in 1940 and served as a war correspondent during World War II.
  • Herbert Karajan: Austrian conductor, pianist and recording artist, the controversial icon of the prestigious Berlin Philharmonic who dominated post-war music in Europe.
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Famous Deaths:
  • British premier Henry Campbell-Bannerman resigns.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 05, 1908 - Geocentric view

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Good-Bye, Sweetheart, Good-Bye - Alan Turner
  2. Keep On Smiling - Haydn Quartet & Billy Murray

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