Thursday 5 July 1900
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bernardus J Cardinal Alfrink and Herbert Löhlein.
A Strike in a Dime Museum, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 July 1900 ?
- Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
- Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
- Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
- Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
- Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
- Armenia: Constitution Day (1995)
- Czech Republic and Slovakia: Arrival of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia (around 863).
- Bernardus J Cardinal Alfrink: Cardinal of Utrecht Netherlands.
- Herbert Löhlein: German newspaper astrologer, columnist and writer.
- Georges La Farge: France Scientist.
- Yoshimaro Yamashina: Japanese ornithologist founded the Yamashina Institute for Ornithology (d. 1989).
- Compulsory education law passes Dutch 1st Chamber
- The Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act passes the British Parliament.
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