Sunday 5 December 1909
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Musashiyama Takeshi .
The House of Cards, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 December 1909
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1909 ?
- 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)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1909 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dixie Land, I Love You - Billy Murray
- Lonesome - Haydn Quartet