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Thursday 24 May 1900

1900-05-24

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Confounding the Art Critic, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Confounding the Art Critic

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Uncle Reuben Lands a Kick

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

The Growler Gang Catches a Tartar

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Insured Against Loss

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Clowns Spinning Hats

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 May 1900 ?

Holidays:
  • Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
  • Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
  • Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
  • Eritrea: National Day.
  • Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Second Boer War: The United Kingdom annexes the Orange Free State.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1900 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Good-Bye, Dolly Gray - J.W. Myers

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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To Have and to Hold

By: Mary Johnston

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Red Pottage

By: Mary Cholmondele

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Unleavened Bread

By: Robert Grant

Robert Grant was an American author and a jurist who participated in a review of the Sacco and Vanzetti trial a few weeks before their executions.

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The Reign of Law

By: James Lane Allen

James Lane Allen (December 21, 1849 – February 18, 1925) was an American novelist and short story writer whose work, including the novel A Kentucky Cardinal, often depicted the culture and dialects of his native Kentucky.

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