Sunday 6 December 1908
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre Graber and Baby Face Nelson.
Animated Matches, directed by mile Cohl, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
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 6 December 1908 ?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
- Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Saint Nicholas
- Pierre Graber: Swiss lawyer and politician 69th President of the Swiss Confederation (d. 2003).
- Baby Face Nelson: American bank robber (d. 1934).
- Rina Morelli: Italy Actor.
- Ren? Morel: Granges/Vologne Military man.
- Baby Nelson: American gangster (d. 1934).
- Miklós Szabó: Hungarian runner (d. 2000).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1908 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- If You Cared for Me - Frederic Rose
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