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Tuesday May 15, 1900: on this day

May 15, 1900 was the 135th day of the year 1900, under the sign of Taurus and the day of the week was Tuesday.

Is May 15, 1900 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, who was born and died on May 15, 1900, what holidays and observances are celebrated on May 15, 1900, which were the most popular songs , movies (e.g. After Dark in Central Park, directed by ), TV series and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 15th, 1900 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was May 15, 1900?

May 15, 1900 was a Tuesday and it was the 134th day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 15, 1900 can also be written as 5/15/1900 in the US and as 15/5/1900 in UK and Europe.


May 15, 1900: What happened on that day?

May 15, 1900: What were the magazines covers that day?

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Who was born on May 15, 1900?

Famous people born on May 15, 1900:

  • Hal Borland


Whose famous birthday is on May 15th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 15th:

  • Madhuri Dixit
    Madhuri Dixit

    Madhuri Dixit is an Indian actress known for her iconic performances in Bollywood films such as Dil To Pagal Hai, Devdas, and Hum Aapke Hain...

  • Sunny (singer)

    Sunny is a South Korean singer known for being a member of the popular girl group Girls' Generation.

  • L. Frank Baum
    L. Frank Baum


  • Jasper Johns

    Jasper Johns is a renowned American artist known for his contributions to the pop art movement, particularly for his iconic paintings of the...

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May 15, 1900: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 123 years 6 months old,

or 1482 months and 16 days old,

or 6446 weeks and 3 days old,

or 45125 days old,

if you were born on May 15, 1900.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 15, 1900?

There are 166 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday May 15th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 15, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on May 15, 1900.


May 15, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on May 15th?

Famous deaths on May 15th:

  • June Carter Cash
    June Carter Cash

    American singer and musician (Born 1929).

  • Wayman Tisdale

    American smooth jazz bassist and basketball player (d. 2009).

  • Theodore H White

    American journalist (Making of President Pulitzer) dies at the age of 71 (born in 1958).

  • Wynne Gibson
    Wynne Gibson

    Actor (Night After Night, Aggie Appleby).

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May 15, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 15, 1900 is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

Discover the personality of May born.

May 15, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Rat chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 15, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

Discover the Rat personality and how the Metal Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.


May 15, 1900: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 15, 1900:

  • Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
  • Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
  • Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
  • International day of climate changes.
  • International conscientious objectors' day.
  • Buddha's Birthday in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea (2005).
  • United States - Peace Officers Memorial Day.
  • International day of families.
  • Teacher's Day in Mexico (Dfa del Maestro) and South Korea (??? ?).
  • Slovenia - Day of Slovenian armed forces.

Saints celebrated on May 15, 1900:

  • Saint Dymphna
  • Saint Achillius
  • Saint Gerebern
  • Saint Isidore the Labourer
  • Saint Jean-Baptiste de la Salle
  • Saint Reticius
  • Saint Denise

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May 15, 1900: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 15, 1900 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

After Dark in Central Park

After Dark in Central Park

Release year: 1900



Release year: 1900

X Rays

X Rays

Release year: 1900

Family Troubles

Family Troubles

Release year: 1900

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States of America

The Conjurer

The Conjurer

Release year: 1900

Directed by: George Albert Smith

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Discover the planets positions on May 15th, 1900 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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May 15, 1900: What was the lunar phase on that day?

Lunar phase


The lunar phase on May 15, 1900 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 15, 1900 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 15, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 96% full, rising at 08:28 pm and setting at 06:04 am.

The previous full moon was on May 14, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Jun 13, 1900.


Who was the US President on May 15, 1900?

On May 15, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 15, 1900?

On May 15, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 15, 1900?

On May 15, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about May 15th?

May 15th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 15th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 15th, such as:

  • 2019 - In an ambush close to the Malian border, at least 17 Niger Armed Forces soldiers were killed by militants. Six more soldiers have been evacuated to hospital, while 11 others are still missing. None of the groups has claimed responsibility.
  • 2018 - 2018 Gaza border protests. The Israeli Army reported that around 4,000 Palestinians are protesting at five locations near the Gaza border. They were throwing Molotov cocktails at soldiers and setting fire to cars. Two protesters are killed by the Israeli Army. More than 100 others are injured or injures by live fire and teargas.
  • 2017 - Western Digital files an arbitration appeal to stop Toshiba Memory, its chip-making partner, from selling Toshiba Memory.

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What happened in 1900?

1900 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • General French relieves Kimberley / Cecil Rhodes
  • Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
  • British troops over run Johannesburg
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What was the calendar for May 1900?

May 1900 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Tuesday May 15, 1900