Friday 2 February 1900
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Asa Smith Bushnell Jr and Carroll Righter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 February 1900 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
- Scotland - A quarter day in the Christian calendar (due to Candlemas).
- Paganism - Imbolc (in northern hemisphere), Lughnasadh (in southern hemisphere).
- Czech Republic - Hromnice.
- St. Cornelius
- France - CrOpe Day.
- Asa Smith Bushnell Jr: Springfield, Ohio -- Secretary of US Olympics (1945-65).
- Carroll Righter: American professional astrologer and syndicated columnist in daily papers read in 30 million homes.
- Willie Kamm: American baseball player and manager (d. 1988).
- Gustave Charpentiers opera "Louise" premieres in Paris.
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Old Folks at Home - Vess Ossman
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