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Tuesday 5 May 1908

US date format: 5/5/1908, UK date format: 5/5/1908

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 5, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jacques Massu and Kurt Bohme. Just Like a Woman, directed by Rachid Bouchareb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Just Like a Woman

Directed by: Rachid Bouchareb

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Locked Up

Directed by: Jared Cohn

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Long Distance Wireless Photography

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Fernande Albany, Georges Méliès

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Directed by: Robert Grieves

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Directed by: Pierre Gang

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 May 1908 ?

  • Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
  • Euthymios the Wonderworker
  • Barlaam of Serpukhov
  • Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
  • Eulogios the Confessor
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jacques Massu: French general who fought in World War II, the First Indochina War, the Algerian War and the Suez crisis.
  • Kurt Bohme: German bass (d. 1989).
  • Kurt Böhme: German opera singer (d. 1989).
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  • 34th Kentucky Derby: Arthur Pickens on Stone Street wins in 2:15.2.
  • Great White Fleet arrives in San Francisco.

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Planetary positions on May 05, 1908 - Geocentric view

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