Wednesday November 25, 1908
US date format: 11/25/1908, UK date format: 25/11/1908
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 25, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
A Christmas Carol, directed by Brian Desmond Hurst, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 25, 1908?
- Surinam - Independence Day (from the Netherlands, 1975)
- R.C. Saints - Saint Catherine of Alexandria; Moses?
- Bosnia and Herzegovina: National Day (1943)
- International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
- Dorando Pietri (It) beats Johnny Hayes (US) in Madison Square Gardens marathon by 60 yards.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 25, 1908?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
- Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan - It Looks Like a Big Night To-Night
- Billy Murray & Haydn Quartet - Rainbow
- Henry Burr - You Have Always Been the Same Old Pal
- Harry Anthony & James F. Harrison - Beautiful Isle of Somewhere
- Byron G. Harlan - Are You Sincere?