Thursday 5 March 1908US date format: 3/5/1908, UK date format: 5/3/1908
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 5, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rex Harrison and Fritz Fischer (historian).
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Which were the important events of 5 March 1908 ?
- St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
- Saint Theophile (d. 195)
- Saint Olivia (d. 308)
- Saint Gerarda
- Learn from Lei Feng Day in China.
- Feast of St. Kieran, patron of the Diocese of Ossory, in Irish calendar.
- Approximate beginning of month of j?ngzhT in Chinese calendar.
- Saint Adrian (died 308)
- Rex Harrison: British actor, internationally known on stage and film, the winner of an Academy Award, three Tony Awards, New York Theater Critics Award, A Golden Globe Award, and Order of Merit of the Italian Public.
- Fritz Fischer (historian)
- Christian Boussus: French tennis player.
- Irving Fiske: American author and playwright (d. 1990).
- Sophie Stewart: Scotland, United Kingdom -- Actress (As You Like It, Under the Red Robe).
- Ludwig Goldbrunner: German footballer and football manager (d. 1981).
- Sir Rex Harrison: English actor (d. 1990).
- Fritz Fischer: German professor at Hamburg from 1948-1973.
- 1st ascent of Mt Erebus, Antarctica