Thursday 9 May 1901
It was Thursday, 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 important events of 9 May 1901 ?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
- Saint Gerontius (died 501)
- Roman Empire ? Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Jersey, Guernsey ? Liberation Day (commemorating the end of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II).
- Saint Carolina
- European Union ? Europe day, commemorating the "Schuman declaration".
- Fuzzy Knight: Fairmont, West Virginia -- Actor (Oklahoma Annie, Cowby & the Lady).
- Australia opens its first parliament in Melbourne.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1901 ?
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- Minstrels: First Part, No. 5 - Georgia Minstrel Co.
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