Monday 2 October 1905
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Franjo Šeper .
The Little Train Robbery, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 October 1905
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Which were the important events of 2 October 1905 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
- Franjo Šeper: Croatian cardinal (d. 1981).
- Jose Maria de Heredia: Cuban / French sonnet poet, dies at 62.
- HMS ''Dreadnought'' is laid down, revolutionizing battleship design and triggering a naval arms race.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1905 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Nobody - Arthur Collins
- Keep a Cosey Little Corner in Your Heart for Me - Ada Jones