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 Rina Morelli.
A Christmas Carol, directed by Brian Desmond Hurst, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 6 December 1908
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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).