Friday 8 May 1903
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fernandel and Joseph Desire Fernandel.
while The Virginian by Owen Wister was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1903 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Fernandel : French actor and mime comedian with a long, sorrowful, equine face and a radiant and toothy smile.
- Joseph Desire Fernandel: Marseilles, France -- Comedian (Grand Chef).
- Fernandel [Fernand: Joseph Desire Contandin] French actor (Paris Holiday).
- (Contandin) Fernandel: France Actor.
- Paul Gauguin: French artist, painter, sculptor and ceramist.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1903 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Two Eyes of Blue - Harry Macdonough
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