Friday 7 May 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Edwin H Land and Edwin Land.
Between Love and Honor, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 7 May 1909
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1909 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Edwin H Land: American scientist and inventor (Polaroid Corporation) (Born 1909).
- Edwin Land: American inventor and founder of the Polaroid Camera.
- Niels Sorenson: American chiropractor, a specialist in brain plate alignment.
- Construction begins on first 100 houses in Ahuzat Bayit (Tel Aviv).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1909 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I Wish I Had a Girl - Billy Murray
- To the End of the World With You - Manuel Romain