Wednesday 5 August 1908
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Harold Holt and Cyro Martins.
The Fight for Freedom, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
while The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox, Jr. was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1908 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1908 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- When We Are M-A-Double-R-I-E-D - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
- Uncle Josh's Letter from Home - Cal Stewart
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?