Wednesday 5 December 1900
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marion Zioncheck and Jimmy Dimmock.
Chimmie Hicks and the Rum Omelet, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 December 1900
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1900 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)