Wednesday 8 May 1901
It was Wednesday, 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
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1901 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Fr?d?ric Trensz: Volksberg physician.
- Turkey Stearnes: American baseball player (d. 1979).
- Ingrid Bjerkås: Norwegian theologian, the first female minister of the Church of Norway.
- In their long-delayed American League home opener, Boston defeats Philadelphia 12-4.
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- Minstrels: First Part, No. 5 - Georgia Minstrel Co.
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