Thursday 15 May 1902
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Richard J Daley and Pippo Barzizza.
Street Scene, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1902
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 May 1902
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Which were the important events of 15 May 1902 ?
- 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 (??? ?).
- Saint Dymphna
- Saint Achillius
- Saint Gerebern
- Saint Isidore the Labourer
- Saint Jean-Baptiste de la Salle
- Saint Reticius
- Saint Denise
- Slovenia - Day of Slovenian armed forces.
- Richard J Daley: American politician (Born 1902).
- Pippo Barzizza: Italian musician and orchestra conductor.
- Richard J: Daley (Mayor-Democrat-Chicago).
- Richard Daley: American politician, Democratic Mayor of Chicago from 1955, one of the most powerful political insiders in the U.S.
- Lyman Gilmore is first person to fly a powered craft.
- Portugal bankrupt by revolt in Angola.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1902 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Way Down in Old Indiana - J.W. Myers
- Pretty Molly Shannon - J.W. Myers