Thursday 9 November 1905US date format: 11/9/1905, UK date format: 9/11/1905
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 9, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include James William and Erika Mann.
Our Daily Bread, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
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- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
- Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
- Europe - Inventor's Day - in honor of Hedy Lamarr's birthday
- United States - World Freedom Day, to commenerate the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989
- James William: Fulbright (Senator-Democrat-Mo).
- Erika Mann: German actress and writer, the eldest daughter of novelist Thomas Mann and Katia Mann.
- Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages
- The Province of Alberta, Canada, holds its first general election.