Saturday 9 May 1908US date format: 5/9/1908, UK date format: 9/5/1908
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 9, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mary Goldsmith and Pierre Carrez.
Just Like a Woman, directed by Rachid Bouchareb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 May 1908
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Which were the important events of 9 May 1908 ?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
- Saint Gerontius (died 501)
- Roman Empire ? Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Jersey, Guernsey ? Liberation Day (commemorating the end of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II).
- Saint Carolina
- European Union ? Europe day, commemorating the "Schuman declaration".
Famous Birthdays:09 May
- Dirk Fock becomes Governor of Suriname.