Wednesday May 05, 1915
US date format: 5/5/1915, UK date format: 5/5/1915
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 5, 1915). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Alice Faye and Richard H Rovere.
The Captive, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 05, 1915?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
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- German U-20 sinks Earl of Lathom.
- WWI: The Turks begin shelling Anzac Cove from a new position behind their lines.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 05, 1915?
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- Margaret Woodrow Wilson - The Star-Spangled Banner