Thursday 5 March 1908
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sophie Stewart and Sir Rex Harrison.
while The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox, Jr. 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 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)
- Sophie Stewart: Scotland, United Kingdom -- Actress (As You Like It, Under the Red Robe).
- Sir Rex Harrison: English actor (d. 1990).
- Fritz Fischer: German professor at Hamburg from 1948-1973.
- Christian Boussus: French tennis player.
- 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.
- Irving Fiske: American author and playwright (d. 1990)
- Ludwig Goldbrunner: German footballer and football manager (d. 1981)
- 1st ascent of Mt Erebus, Antarctica
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1908 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- I Could Learn to Love You When You Smile, Smile, Smile - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
- Dixie Dan - Billy Murray
- Vilia Song - Helene Noldi
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