Friday 25 December 1903, Christmas
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Antiochos Evanghelatos and J Edward Bromberg.
Abajo la careta, directed by Eugene Py, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903
while The Virginian by Owen Wister 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 25 December 1903 ?
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
- J Edward Bromberg: Hungary -- Actor (Mark of Zorro, Under 2 Flags).
- Antiochos Evanghelatos: composer.
- Corry Lievens: [Isabella MJ Adriaens] Flemish actress (Blue Bird).
- Madeleine Lacan: French noted family, the sister of famous psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan.
- Henri Delteil: Riom ?s Montagne Military man.
- Antiochos Evangelatos: Greek composer and conductor (d. 1981).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1903 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- You're as Welcome as the Flowers in May - J.W. Myers
- Up in a Cocoanut Tree - Billy Murray
- Mighty Like a Rose - George Alexander
- By the Sycamore Tree - Bob Roberts
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