Saturday 24 October 1908
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Alwyne Kitching and John Wilson.
En färd på Kinda kanal, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
while The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox, Jr. was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
- Discordianism - Maladay
- Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
- United Nations Day (charter 1945)
Famous Birthdays:24 October
- Billy Murray hits the charts with Take Me Outto the Ball Game
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1908 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Down in Jungle Town - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- Take Me Out to the Ball Game - Haydn Quartet with Harry Macdonough
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