Friday 5 March 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Emilien Amaury and Sutan Sjahrir.
I tre moschettieri, directed by Mario Caserini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
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 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.
- Sutan Sjahrir: premier of Indonesia (1945-47).
- Alain Douarinou: French director of photography and cameraman.
- Josef Bergmaier: German footballer (d. 1943).
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1909 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Harold Jarvis - Beautiful Isle of Somewhere
- Sousa's Band - Fairest of the Fair March
- There Never was a Girl Like You - Harry Macdonough
- Harry Lauder - When I Get Back Again to Bonnie Scotland
- That Wasn't All! - Ralph Herz
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