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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. Stung, directed by Benni Diez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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Movies

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Stung

Directed by: Benni Diez

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Just Like a Woman

Directed by: Rachid Bouchareb

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Fantasmagorie

For Love of Gold

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

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

The Blue Bird

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • 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
Famous Birthdays:
  • Harold Holt: Australian politician, Prime Minister of Australia 1966-1967.
  • Cyro Martins: Brazilian writer and psychoanalyst.
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