Thursday 5 December 1907
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lin Piau and Per Høst.
Chûshingura godanme, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
while The Port of Missing Men by Meredith Nicholson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1907 ?
- 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)
- Lin Piau: Chinese politician.
- Per Høst: Norwegian zoologist, film producer, and non-fiction writer.
- Curt Knupfer: German astrologer, a Hamburg member of AFA, joined 12/07/1948.
- Giuseppe Occhialini: Italian physicist (Born 1907).
- Lin Biao: Chinese general and politician 2nd Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China (d. 1971).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1907 ?
Top #6 songs in the USA
- When Summer Tells Autumn Good-Bye - Frank Stanley & Henry Burr
- Always Leave Them Laughing When You Say Good-Bye - Billy Murray
- At the Village Post Office - Columbia Comedy Trio
- Honey Boy - Billy Murray
- Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes - Emilio DeGogorza
- Herman and Minnie - Len Spencer & Ada Jones
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