Saturday 8 April 1905
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hans Scherfig and George Baxter.
The Sign of the Cross, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- George Baxter: Paris, France -- Actor (Flying Saucer, Lili, Caged).
- Hans Scherfig: Danish marxist / writer (Idealister, Frydenholm).
- Helen B: M Fennell Joseph anti-apartheid writer (Side by Side).
- Ilka Chase: American actress, writer and humorist.
- Joachim Büchner: German sprinter and graphic designer (d. 1978).
- Helen Joseph: South African anti-apartheid activist (d. 1992).
- Erwin Keller: German field hockey player (d. 1971).