Sunday 14 May 1916
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Christy and Hans-Gabriel Finne.
Sherlock Holmes, directed by Arthur Berthelet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
while Just David by Eleanor H. Porter was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 14 May 1916 ?
- St. Carthach the Younger
- DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
- Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Paraguay - Flag Day.
- St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello
- St. Just
- St. Engelmer
- St. Vincent of Lerins
- St. Victor and Corona
- St. Boniface of Tarsus
- St. Michael Garicoits
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: St. Matthias (Apostle)
- St. Engelmund
- Hans-Gabriel Finne: Norwegian architect.
- Robert Christy: Canadian-American physicist and astronomer (d. 2012).
- Lance Dossor: English-Australian pianist and educator (d. 2005).
- Del Moore: Actor / announcer (Cal-Bachelor Father), dies at 53.
- Marco Zanuso: Italian architect and designer (d. 2001).
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Kiss Me Again - Olive Kline (as Alice Green)
- St. Louis Blues - Prince's Orchestra
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