Tuesday 12 May 1903
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Scenes from 'Sonar Swapan'
Coronation Ceremony and Durbar
Scenes from 'Maner Matan'
Which were the important events of 12 May 1903 ?
- Saint Epiphanius
- Saint Domitilla
- Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
- International Nurses Day
- Saint Modoald
- Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Thailand - Visakha Bucha. (2006) 
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2005: the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Blessed Imelda
- Saint Pancras (died 304), second of the Ice Saints
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saints Achilleus and Nereus
- Saint Joan of Portugal
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"The most marvelous work of its wonderful author." --New York World "We touch regions and attain altitudes which it is not given to the ordinary novelist even to approach."
Thomas Nelson Page was a Virginian author, and ambassador to Italy during the Wilson administration. He is best known for his postbellum Southern work.
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