Friday 5 December 1902
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1902). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Strom Thurmond and Emeric Pressburger.
Paris Exposition, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 December 1902
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1902 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Strom Thurmond: American politician, a lawyer, farmer and U.S.
- Emeric Pressburger: Hungarian-English director producer and screenwriter (d. 1988).
- Henry Stephen Cutler composer: dies at age 78.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1902 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- My Beautiful Irish Maid - Harry Macdonough
- Under the Bamboo Tree - Arthur Collins
- My Little Gipsy Maid - J.W. Myers