Friday May 12, 1905

US date format: 5/12/1905, UK date format: 12/5/1905

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 12, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jean Aujame and André Hornez. Fireworks, directed by Katie Messer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Directed by: Katie Messer

The Sign of the Cross

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Directed by: Michael Anderson

Cleaning the Fish and Landing a Shark

Peeping Tom in the Dressing Room


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 12, 1905?


  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 12, 1905?

    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. Tell Me with Your Eyes - Peerless Quartet (Columbia Male Quartet)

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