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Thursday 11 May 1905

1905-05-11

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Wonderful Beehive

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

Valtiopäiväkuvia

Directed by: Frans Engstrm

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

Long Hard Slope

Directed by: Tan Xinpei

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

Valsons

Directed by: Alice Guy

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

La malia dell'oro

Directed by: Filoteo Alberini

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 May 1905 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Francis of Girolamo
  • Saint Estella
  • Holiday of the City of Miskolc (since 1992).
  • Saint Odilo of Cluny
  • Saint Majolus of Cluny
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mikhail Sholokhov: Russian novelist, winner of the 1965 Nobel Prize for Literature for his novels and stories about the Cossacks of southern Russia.
  • Marjorie Sykes: peace campaigner.
  • Ida Gerhardt: Dutch classicist, poet in the post-symbolist tradition and translator of Latin and Hebrew poetry.
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Facts:
  • Albert Einstein submits his doctoral dissertation ''On the Motion of Small Particles...'', in which he explains Brownian motion. In the course of the year, Einstein publishes four papers, formulates the theory of special relativity and explains the photoelectric effect by quantization. 1905 is regarded as his quotmiracle yearquot.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1905 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree - Albert Campbell
  2. Hearts and Flowers - Arthur Pryor's Band

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Marriage of William Ashe

By: Mary Augusta Ward

The novel is a story of English social and political life. William Ashe is a rich, handsome, and successful politician, and heir to the title of Earl of Tranmore.

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Sandy Alice

By: Hegan Rice

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The Garden of Allah

By: Robert Hichens

A sensation from its initial publication, Hichens' novel about a British woman traveling alone in the Algerian desert and her affair with a fallen Trappist monk inspired a play and several film versions.

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The Clansman

By: Thomas Dixon, Jr.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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