Wednesday 8 April 1908
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Neil Lawson and Hugo Fregonese.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, directed by Pierre Gang, 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 8 April 1908
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 April 1908 ?
- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- Neil Lawson: British high court judge.
- Hugo Fregonese: Argentinian director and screenwriter (d. 1987).
- Lord Asquith succeeds Henry Campbell-Bannerman as British Premier
- Harvard University votes to establish the Harvard Business School.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1908 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Dorn Sebastian - In Terra Solo (On Earth Alone) - Enrico Caruso
- Wouldn't You Like to Have Me for a Sweetheart? - Ada Jones & Billy Murray