Friday May 11, 1900
US date format: 5/11/1900, UK date format: 11/5/1900
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It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 11, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Etienna Bernard and Jean-Paul Grinda.
The Conjurer, directed by George Albert Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 11, 1900?