Thursday 2 June 1904
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Johnny Weissmuller and Frantisek Plánicka.
The Wonderful Living Fan, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 June 1904
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 2 June 1904 ?
- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- Johnny Weissmuller: Romanian-born American swimmer and actor who, as the winner of five Olympic medals and numerous world records, was noted for his performance in 12 Tarzan movies released from 1932 to 1948; Weismuller portrayed the role longer than any other man.
- Frantisek Plánicka
- Pierre Rondot: Versailles Military man.
- Frank Runacres: English painter and educator (d. 1974).
- Professor Schron finds microbe that causes photosynthesis
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1904 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Evening Time at Pumpkin Center - Cal Stewart
- Aida - Celeste Aida (Heavenly Aida) - Enrico Caruso