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Wednesday 5 August 1908

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 5, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Harold Holt and Harold Edward Holt. Stung, directed by Benni Diez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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Directed by: Benni Diez

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Hide and Seek

Directed by: John Polson

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Just Like a Woman

Directed by: Rachid Bouchareb

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For Love of Gold

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Harry Solter, George Gebhardt, Charles Gorman, Charles Inslee

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Historical Events

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
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Planetary positions on August 05, 1908 - Geocentric view

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