Sunday 5 May 1901
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
On the Old Plantation, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 5 May 1901 ?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- Eulogios the Confessor
- New Martyr Ephraim of Nea Makri
- Albania: Martyrs' Day.
- Great Martyr Irene
- Roly Poly of Georgia.
- Saint Aventinus (d. 1189)
- Ethiopia: Liberation Day (1941).
- International Midwives Day.
- Adrian of Monzensk
- South Korea: Children's Day.
- Guyana: Indian Immigration Day (1838).
- Council of Europe: Europe Day.
- International No Pants Day.
- Hong Kong, Macau, South Korea and Taiwan (2006): Buddha's Birthday.
- Japan: Tango no Sekku (Boy's Day) or Kodomo no hi (Children's Day).
- Mexico and (informally) the United States: Cinco de Mayo (1862).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1901 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Minstrels: First Part, No. 5 - Georgia Minstrel Co.
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