Thursday 3 May 1906US date format: 5/3/1906, UK date format: 3/5/1906
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 3, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mary Astor and René Huyghe.
The Voice of Conscience, directed by Not Specified, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
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- 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)
- Mary Astor: American actress, on-screen from 1920.
- René Huyghe: French writer on the history, psychology and philosophy of art.
- Anna Roosevelt: American political family, the first and only daughter of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt.
- Pierre Vilar: French historian who specialized in the history of Catalonia and hispanism.
- Rene Huyghe: France Writer.
- Philippe Halsman: Photographer.
- Enrique Laguerre: Puerto Rican journalist author and playwright (d. 2005).
- Anna Halsted: American journalist and author (d. 1975).
- Anna E Roosevelt: American radio personality, daughter of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (d. 1975).
- Mary Astor Quincy Illinois: actress (Maltese Falcon, Dinky, Across the Pacific).
- Jean Desbordes: French poet and writer.
- British-controlled Egypt takes Sinai peninsula from Turkey.