Thursday May 02, 1901: on this day

About May 2nd, 1901, in brief:

  • Day of the week: May 2nd, 1901 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: David Suchet, Lesley Gore
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Minstrels: First Part, No. 5 by Georgia Minstrel Co.
  • Popular movie: Another Job for the Undertaker directed by

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What day of the week was May 02, 1901?

May 02, 1901 was a Thursday and it was the 122nd day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 02, 1901 can also be written as 5/2/1901 in the US and as 2/5/1901 in UK and Europe.

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May 02, 1901: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 2nd 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 02, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 02, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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Discover the planets positions on May 2nd, 1901 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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May 02, 1901: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 02, 1901 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 02, 1901 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 02, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 100% full, rising at 06:10 pm and setting at 04:43 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 04, 1901 while the next full moon would come on May 03, 1901.

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Who was born on May 02, 1901?

Famous people born on May 02, 1901:

  • Chiyo Miyako

    Japanese supercentenarian who was the world's oldest living person at the time of her death.

  • Constantine P. Cavafy

    Greek painter known for his colorful and expressive artworks.

  • Bob Wyatt

    English cricketer (d. 1995).

  • Willi Bredel

    German writer, president of akademie der ka/4 nste (academy of arts).

  • Edouard Zeckendorf

    Belgian doctor, army officer and mathematician (d. 1983).

  • Lev N Lunts

    Russia -- writer (outside the law city of truth).

  • Rosa Dainelli
  • Nicola Alexandrovich Benois

Whose famous birthday is on May 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 2nd:

  • David Suchet
    David Suchet

    David suchet is an english actor and producer best known for his portrayal of agatha christie's detective hercule poirot in the long-running...

  • Lesley Gore
    Lesley Gore

    Lesley gore was an american pop singer known for her hit song 'it's my party' and for being a prominent figure in the 1960s music scene.

  • Dwayne Johnson
    Dwayne Johnson

    Canadian actor, producer and professional wrestler from american/canadian.

  • Christine Baranski
    Christine Baranski

    Christine baranski is a renowned american actress known for her roles in movies and television, including her portrayal of diane lockhart in...

  • Serge Reggiani
    Serge Reggiani

    Italian/french singer and actor.

  • Satyajit Ray
    Satyajit Ray

    Indian filmmaker, widely regarded as one the greatest auteurs in world cinema.

  • Mitzi Kapture
    Mitzi Kapture

    Mitzi Kapture is an actress best known for her role in the TV series 'Silk Stalkings'.

  • Kay Panabaker
    Kay Panabaker

    American actress.

  • Brian Aherne
    Brian Aherne

    British-american actor who made his acting debut in 1923.

  • Brian Tochi
    Brian Tochi

    American actor, who has been a guest-star and starring role on many television series throughout his career.

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How old is someone born on May 02, 1901?

Someone born on May 02, 1901 is:

123 years 2 months old,

or 1478 months and 19 days old,

or 6429 weeks and 3 days old,

or 45006 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 02, 1901?

There are 285 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday May 2nd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 02, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on May 02, 1901.

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May 02, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on May 2nd?

Famous deaths on May 2nd:

  • Maidie Norman
    Maidie Norman

    Maidie norman was an american actress known for her roles in films such as 'what ever happened to baby jane?' and 'the long, hot summer'.

  • Oliver Reed
    Oliver Reed

    British actor.

  • Lynn Redgrave
    Lynn Redgrave

    British-american actress, rachel kempson, is the daughter of sir michael redgrave, an actor from bristol, and rachel kempson, actress from...

  • Caryl Chessman
    Caryl Chessman

    American homicide.

  • Michael Hordern
    Michael Hordern

    Hertfordshire (england) -- actor (friar doingo-shogun).

  • Gene Raymond
    Gene Raymond

    Nyc, new york -- actor.

  • Efrem Zimbalist
    Efrem Zimbalist


  • Osama Bin Laden

    Arabian muslim fundamentalist, well-known terrorist, also known as usama bin muhammad bin ladin or shaykh usama bin ladin.

  • Leonardo da Vinci

    A renowned Renaissance polymath, known for his masterpieces such as the 'Mona Lisa' and 'The Last Supper', as well as his groundbreaking...

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May 02, 1901: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 02, 1901 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week April 29th and May 5th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 02, 1901: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 02, 1901 was Minstrels: First Part, No. 5 by Georgia Minstrel Co., according to the music chart for the week April 29th and May 5th.

  1. - Minstrels: First Part, No. 5

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Who was the US President on May 02, 1901?

On May 02, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 02, 1901?

On May 02, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 02, 1901?

On May 02, 1901 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about May 2nd?

May 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd 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 2nd, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 north indian ocean cyclone season: evacuation of around 800,000 people is in progress as extremely serious cyclonic storm fani moves toward odisha (formerly orissa). it is expected to landfall friday with winds of more than 200 km/h (127mph).
  • 2018 - Basque conflict: the basque separatist group eta, which waged an insurgency versus spain between 1959-2011, announces its total dissolution.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: according the syrian observatory for human rights (syrian observatory for human rights), at least 38 people were killed in the attack by isil militants on a camp for displaced syrians and iraqi refugees located near al-shaddadah governorate, al-hasakah governorate.

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What happened in 1901?

1901 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
  • Battle at Bakenlaagte: Lieutenant Colonel Bensons unit vs. Boers
  • Gerhart Hauptmanns Der rote Hahn, premieres in Berlin

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What was the calendar for May 1901?

May 1901 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 1901 calendar looked like.

Thursday May 2, 1901