Wednesday May 01, 1935: on this day

About May 1st, 1935, in brief:

  • Historical events: Boulder Dam is completed.
  • Day of the week: May 1st, 1935 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Ajith Kumar, Anushka Sharma
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • Popular movie: Werewolf of London directed by Stuart Walker

More about May 1st, 1935? See below for more news and curiosities on May 1st, 1935.


What day of the week was May 01, 1935?

May 01, 1935 was a Wednesday and it was the 121st day of the year 1935 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 01, 1935 can also be written as 5/1/1935 in the US and as 1/5/1935 in UK and Europe.


May 01, 1935: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 01, 1935:

  • Boulder dam is completed.

May 01, 1935: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 01, 1935: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 1st is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 01, 1935: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 01, 1935 is Pig and the associated element is Wood.

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May 01, 1935: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 01, 1935 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 01, 1935 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 01, 1935 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 04:44 am and setting at 08:05 pm.

The previous full moon was on Apr 18, 1935 while the next full moon would come on May 18, 1935.

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Who was born on May 01, 1935?

Famous people born on May 01, 1935:

  • Tata Ramachandra

    Noted physicist specializing in quantum mechanics.

  • Theoplis Williams

    Theoplis Williams was a renowned educator who dedicated his life to improving educational opportunities for underprivileged communities.

  • Dracen Stormcrow

    Dracen Stormcrow was a renowned essayist and social commentator who wrote extensively on political and philosophical topics.

  • Earsel Watkins

    Earsel Watkins was an American professional boxer who competed in the middleweight division during the 1950s and 1960s.

  • Julian Mitchell

    English screenwriter and playwright.

  • Jean Lionnet

    French musicologist.

  • Henry Stern

    American civil servant, he's the new york city park commissioner.

  • Ann Robinson

    American actress.

  • Ian Curteis

    English playwright and director.

  • Jacqueline Saint-Jean
  • Ugo Signorini
  • Pedro Corona

Whose famous birthday is on May 1st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 1st:

  • Ajith Kumar
    Ajith Kumar

    Ajith kumar is an indian film actor known for his work in tamil cinema.

  • Anushka Sharma
    Anushka Sharma

    Anushka sharma is an indian actress and producer known for her work in hindi films, and she is one of the most popular and highest-paid...

  • Tim McGraw
    Tim McGraw

    Tim mcgraw is an american country music singer and actor known for his hit songs and successful acting career.

  • Jamie Dornan
    Jamie Dornan

    Jamie dornan is a northern irish actor known for his role as christian grey in the fifty shades film series.

  • Joanna Lumley
    Joanna Lumley

    British actress, born in kashmir.

  • Danielle Darrieux
    Danielle Darrieux

    French actress and actress.

  • Catherine Frot
    Catherine Frot

    French film and theatre actress, the daughter of an engineer.

  • Julie Benz
    Julie Benz

    Julie benz is an american actress known for her roles in popular tv shows such as 'dexter' and 'buffy the vampire slayer'.

  • Rita Coolidge
    Rita Coolidge

    Rita coolidge is a grammy award-winning american singer known for her hits in the 1970s, including 'we're all alone' and 'higher and...

  • Glenn Ford
    Glenn Ford

    Canadian-american actor.

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How old is someone born on May 01, 1935?

Someone born on May 01, 1935 is:

89 years and 18 days old,

or 1068 months and 18 days old,

or 4646 weeks and 4 days old,

or 32526 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 01, 1935?

There are 347 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday May 1st 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 01, 1935?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on May 01, 1935.


May 01, 1935: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 01, 1935:

  • Henri Pélissier

    French cyclist (d. 1935).

  • Filippo Pellizzoni
  • Agostino Recalcati

What famous deaths happened on May 1st?

Famous deaths on May 1st:

  • Madeleine Lebeau
    Madeleine Lebeau

    Madeleine Lebeau was a French actress best known for her role as Yvonne in the classic film 'Casablanca'.

  • Steve Reeves
    Steve Reeves

    American physical culturist.

  • Marion Mack
    Marion Mack

    Actress (general).

  • Glenda Farrell
    Glenda Farrell

    Glenda Farrell was an American actress who appeared in over 30 films during the 1930s and 1940s.

  • Olympia Dukakis
    Olympia Dukakis

    American screen and stage actress dukakis worked for 40 years before she achieved "overnight success" in 1987, when she was awarded an...

  • Hylda Baker
    Hylda Baker

    English comedian, actress and music hall performer (d. 1986).

  • Ayrton Senna

    Brazilian formula one race car driver, and three-time world champion.

  • Antonin Dvořák

    Antonín Dvořák was a Czech composer, one of the first to achieve worldwide recognition.

  • Daved Goldberg

    Daved Goldberg was an American entrepreneur and the co-founder of the online survey platform SurveyMonkey.

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May 01, 1935: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 01, 1935:

  • Festival of Matsu in Taiwan and various locales along the southern coast of China (2005).
  • Malta - L-Ewwel ta Mejju, Malta, Jum il-haddiem (Worker's Day).
  • United States - Law Day, U.S.A., Loyalty Day.
  • Roman Empire - fourth and last day of the Floralia in honour of Flora.
  • Roman Empire - all-female festival in honour of Bona Dea.
  • Maharashtra Divas (Maharashtra Day) in the state of Maharastra, India. On May 1, 1960, Maharashtra came into existence when Bombay State was split into the new linguistic states of Maharashtra and Gujarat.
  • May crowning - Unofficial ritual ceremony usually happening in the Roman Catholic Church.
  • Lei Day - Hawaiian holiday for the Lei.
  • May Day, Labour Day, Workers' Day, Day of the International Solidarity of Workers.
  • Italy - national holiday (Giorno dei Lavoratori).

Saints celebrated on May 01, 1935:

  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
  • Saint Theodulf.
  • Saint Andeol.
  • Saint Joseph the Worker (also known as Saint Joseph's Day).
  • Saint Jeremiah.
  • Saint Philip the Apostle.
  • Saint Brieuc.

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May 01, 1935: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 01, 1935 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Werewolf of London

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Stuart Walker

Starring: Henry Hull, Warner Oland, Valerie Hobson, Lester Matthews

Country: United States of America

Public Hero Number 1

Release year: 1935

Directed by: J. Walter Ruben

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Jean Arthur, Chester Morris, Joseph Calleia

The Headline Woman

Release year: 1935

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Heather Angel, Roger Pryor, Ford Sterling, Conway Tearle

The Informer

Release year: 1935

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Victor McLaglen, Heather Angel, Preston Foster, Margot Grahame

Country: United States of America

Air Hawks

Release year: 1935

Directed by: Albert S. Rogell

Starring: Ralph Bellamy, Tala Birell, Wiley Post, Douglass Dumbrille


Who was the US President on May 01, 1935?

On May 01, 1935 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 01, 1935?

On May 01, 1935 the UK Prime Minister was Ramsay MacDonald (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 01, 1935?

On May 01, 1935 the Pope was Pius XI.


What is special about May 1st?

May 1st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 1st day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 1st, such as:

  • 2019 - Naxalite maoist insurgency. sixteen soldiers, including one driver, were killed in a landmine blast in gadchiroli, maharashtra, india. officials believe that the insurgents of maoists are responsible.
  • 2018 - Human rights violations during syria civil war: isil releases a video of an execution showing a prisoner being executed by explosives at yarmouk camp in damascus.
  • 2017 - Raoul hedebouw, a representative of workers' party belgium, is stabbed in his thigh just moments before he delivers a speech in liege (belgium). the suspect is taken into custody.

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What happened in 1935?

1935 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Eastern Airlines hires Eddie Rickenbacker as GM
  • 5th Ryder Cup: US, 9-3 at Ridgewood Country Club - New Jersey
  • Bruno R Hauptmann trial begins for kidnap-murder of Lindbergh baby

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What was the calendar for May 1935?

May 1935 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 1935 calendar looked like.

Wednesday May 1, 1935