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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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Movies

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Easy Money

Directed by: La La King

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The Thieving Hand

Directed by: J. Stuart Blackton

Starring: Paul Panzer

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The James Boys in Missouri

Directed by: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson

Starring: Harry McCabe

Othello

Directed by: William V. Ranous

Starring: William V. Ranous, Julia Swayne Gordon, Hector Dion, Paul Panzer

The Little Easter Fairy

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • 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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Facts:
  • 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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Music Charts

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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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