Friday 4 May 1906
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Esmond Knight .
Invisible Thief, directed by Gaston Velle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
while Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1906 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1906 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- When You and I Were Young, Maggie - Richard Jose
- Just a Little rocking Chair and You - Billy Murray
- When the Mocking Birds are Singing in the Wildwood - Harry Macdonough
- If a Girl Like You Loved a Boy Like Me - Harry Macdonough
- On an Automobile Afternoon - Harry Tally
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