Tuesday May 08, 1906
US date format: 5/8/1906, UK date format: 8/5/1906
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 8, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Roberto Rossellini and David Van Vactor.
The Last Witch, directed by John B. Dolan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 08, 1906?
- 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)
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- Philadelphia Athletics pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield and hits two homeruns.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 1906?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Ada Jones - So Long, Mary
- Vess Ossman - St. Louis Tickle