Wednesday 8 December 1909
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gratien Gelinas and Lesslie Newbigin.
Macbeth, directed by Mario Caserini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
while The Silver Horde by Rex Beach 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 8 December 1909 ?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
- R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
- Gratien Gelinas: French-Canadian playwright and producer (d. 1999).
- Lesslie Newbigin: English bishop and theologian (d. 1998).
- Gratien Gélinas: Canadian actor director and producer (d. 1999).
- Bird banding society found.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1909 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Lonesome - Haydn Quartet
- Dixie Land, I Love You - Billy Murray
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