Monday 4 May 1914
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Emmanuel Roblès and Raymond Bloch.
Caught in the Rain, directed by Charles Chaplin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 May 1914
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1914 ?
- 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.
- Emmanuel Roblès: Algerian-French novelist and playwright.
- Raymond Bloch
- Francis Barbu: French Catholic bishop, who served as Bishop of Quimper and Léon from 1968 to 1989.
- Jean Fournier: France sport Champion.
- Abdel Karim Kassem: General / Premier / Dictator of Iraq (1958-63).
- Maedayama Eigorō: Japanese sumo wrestler the 39th Yokozuna (d. 1971).
- Emmanuel Robles: France Writer.
- Maedayama Eigoro: Japanese sumo wrestler, the 39th Yokozuna (d. 1971).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1914 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Where Can I Meet You To-Night? - Ada Jones & Henry Burr
- Do You Take This Woman for Your Lawful Wife? - William J. Halley
- Dance of the Hours - Victor Herbert & His Orchestra