Sunday 12 April 1908
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include André Martinet and John T.
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 12 April 1908
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Which were the important events of 12 April 1908 ?
- Saint Julius I
- Saint Zeno of Verona
- Saint Erkembode
- Saint Damian
- Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia begins.
- André Martinet
- John T: Hughes Bishop to Forces.
- Virginia Cherrill actress (Lake Extra: Brat, City Lights, Delicious).
- Robert Lee Scott: Jr.
- Ida Crowe Pollock: English writer.
- Carlos Lleras: Restrepo President of Colombia.
- Seve Sospizio: Italy Painter.
- Ida Pollock: English author and painter (d. 2013).
- Robert Scott: Jr.
- Andre Martinet: French linguist and author who was noted for his pioneering work on diachronic phonology, or sound change.
- Fire makes 17,000 homeless in Chelsea Massachusetts.
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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