Wednesday 3 May 1905
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Albrecht Luitpold and Sebastian Lewis Shaw.
Fireworks, directed by Katie Messer, 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 3 May 1905
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 May 1905 ?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- Sebastian Lewis Shaw: Actor (High Season, Ace of Spades, Caste).
- Albrecht Luitpold: G Ferdinand Michael Wittelsbach duke of Bavaria.
- Maria Caniglia: Italian dramatic soprano, a leader in her profession in the 1930s and 1940s.
- Margit Speier: German Jewish autobiographer, a survivor of the holocaust.
- de Mirleau: Alen?on physician.
- Edmund Black: American hammer thrower (d. 1996).
- Werner Fenchel: German-Danish mathematician and academic (d. 1988).
- Red Ruffing: American baseball pitcher and coach (d. 1986).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1905 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Hearts and Flowers - Arthur Pryor's Band
- In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree - Albert Campbell