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Saturday 2 January 1904

US date format: 1/2/1904, UK date format: 2/1/1904

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 2, 1904). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include James Melton in Moultrie and Sally Rand. The Magic Lantern, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Magic Lantern

Directed by: Georges Méliès

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Cake Walk

Directed by: Alice Guy-Blaché

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The Three Musketeers

Directed by: Georgi Yungvald-Khilkevich

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The Divorce

Directed by: Donald Welch

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The Ballet Master's Dream

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès, Zizi Papillon

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Which were the important events of 2 January 1904 ?

  • New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
  • Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
  • Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
  • Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Sally Rand: Hickory County, Missouri -- Stripper (fan dance).
  • James Melton in Moultrie: Georgia, USA; operatic tenor (The Ziegfield Follies of the Air, The Intimate Review, Bell Telephone Hour, Harvest of Stars, The Texaco Star Theatre) (dies 1961).
  • Sally Rand: Hickory County, Missouri -- Stripper (fan dance).
  • Jérôme Pineau: French road bicycle racer, a professional rider since 2002.
  • Truus Klapwijk: Dutch diver and swimmer (d. 1991).
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Famous Deaths:
  • James Longstreet: American general and diplomat United States Ambassador to Turkey (d. 1904).

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 02, 1904 - Geocentric view

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