Friday 5 March 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 5, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emilien Amaury and Sutan Sjahrir.
The Old Curiosity Shop, directed by Warwich Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 March 1909 ?
- 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)
- Emilien Amaury: French journalist and founder of the daily newspaper "Parisian Libere," 1944 as well as the right-wing weekly, "Carrefour.
- Joseph Force Crater: Judge.
- Sutan Sjahrir: premier of Indonesia (1945-47).
- Alain Douarinou: French director of photography and cameraman.
- Josef Bergmaier: German footballer (d. 1943).