Saturday 5 December 1908US date format: 12/5/1908, UK date format: 5/12/1908
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Louis Versijp and Andr? Marmet.
A Christmas Carol, directed by Brian Desmond Hurst, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 December 1908
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1908 ?
- 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)
Famous Birthdays:05 December
- 1st football uniform numerals used (University of Pittsburgh)