Wednesday April 29, 1908
US date format: 4/29/1908, UK date format: 29/4/1908
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 29, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Jack Williamson and Jack [Stewart] Williamson US.
Locked Up, directed by Jared Cohn, 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 April 29, 1908?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 29, 1908?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Alan Turner - Carmen - Toreador Song
- Victor Orchestra - The Dream Waltz