Thursday 26 April 1900
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. 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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Which were the important events of 26 April 1900 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
- Charles Richter: American geologist and seismologist, a researcher on the magnitude of earthquakes along with their geography and statistics.
- James Sutherland: English literature Scholar / actor (Rob Roy 1953).
- Douglas Sirk director (Zu Neuen Ufern: Boefje).
- Hack Wilson: American baseball player (Born 1900).
- AL opener in Cleveland draws 6,500
- The Hull-Ottawa fire in Canada kills seven and leaves 15,000 homeless.
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