Monday May 15, 1905: on this day

About May 15th, 1905, in brief:

  • Historical events: Las Vegas Nevada founded
  • Day of the week: May 15th, 1905 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Madhuri Dixit, L. Frank Baum
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: My Carolina Lady by Ada Jones
  • Popular movie: The Sign of the Cross directed by Cecil B. DeMille

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What day of the week was May 15, 1905?

May 15, 1905 was a Monday and it was the 135th day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 15, 1905 can also be written as 5/15/1905 in the US and as 15/5/1905 in UK and Europe.


May 15, 1905: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 15, 1905:

  • Las vegas nevada founded
  • Pierre de brazza reaches leopoldville.
  • The city of las vegas is founded in nevada, united states.

May 15, 1905: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 15, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 15th 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.

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May 15, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 15, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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May 15, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 15, 1905 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 15, 1905 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, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 90% full, rising at 03:19 pm and setting at 03:22 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 19, 1905 while the next full moon would come on May 18, 1905.

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Who was born on May 15, 1905?

Famous people born on May 15, 1905:

  • Joseph Cotten
    Joseph Cotten

    American actor on the radio, film and stage.

  • Albert Dubout

    Famous for his extraordinary work, french cartoonist, illustrator and portraitist.

  • Abraham Zapruder

    American clothing manufacturer, witness to the assassination of john f. kennedy (b. 1905).

  • Ruthmary Donaldson

    Ruthmary Donaldson was a highly respected nurse who served during World War II and made significant contributions to the field of nursing.

  • Korvin Piotrowski

    Polish mathematician known for his work in the field of topology.

  • André Fraigneau

    French writer about whom ap (associated press), wrote a brief obituary: "..

  • Mario Della Grisa
  • Pio Caimmi
  • Hugo Rignold
  • Renato Giunti
  • Fritz Genschow
  • Willem Johan van Bloomestein
  • John L. Russell

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...

  • L. Frank Baum
    L. Frank Baum


  • Andy Murray
    Andy Murray

    Scottish professional tennis player, ranked no.

  • James Mason
    James Mason

    England, united kingdom -- actor.

  • Ayub Khan
    Ayub Khan

    Ayub khan was a pakistani statesman who served as the second president of pakistan, known for his military dictatorship and economic...

  • Jamie-Lynn Sigler
    Jamie-Lynn Sigler

    Jamie-lynn sigler is an american actress and singer best known for her role as meadow soprano on the television series the sopranos.

  • Madeleine Albright
    Madeleine Albright

    Czech-american political scientist, government employee, and the first woman to be named secretary of state in december 1996.

  • Ursula Thiess
    Ursula Thiess

    German actress who has been seen onscreen since 1953, in leading roles in mainly german films.

  • Chazz Palminteri
    Chazz Palminteri

    American screenwriter and producer of actor directors.

  • Katrin Cartlidge
    Katrin Cartlidge

    British actress known for her roles in films like 'Breaking the Waves'.

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How old is someone born on May 15, 1905?

Someone born on May 15, 1905 is:

119 years 2 months old,

or 1430 months and 4 days old,

or 6218 weeks and 4 days old,

or 43530 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 15, 1905?

There are 300 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday May 15th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 15, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on May 15, 1905.

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May 15, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 15, 1905:

  • Giuseppe De Dominicis

What famous deaths happened on May 15th?

Famous deaths on May 15th:

  • Bekim Fehmiu
    Bekim Fehmiu

    Bekim Fehmiu was a renowned Yugoslav actor and entrepreneur who founded several successful businesses.

  • June Carter Cash
    June Carter Cash

    American singer and musician (born 1929).

  • Fred Willard
    Fred Willard

    Fred willard is an american comedian known for his roles in comedic films and tv shows, including 'anchorman' and 'best in show'.

  • Gilbert Roland
    Gilbert Roland

    Mexican-american actor armand in camille, who was born 1905, dies.

  • Tyrone Guthrie
    Tyrone Guthrie

    British producer, director, and writer (born 1900).

  • Andrew Duggan
    Andrew Duggan

    Actor (jigsaw firehouse), is diagnosed with cancer at the age of 64.

  • Wynne Gibson
    Wynne Gibson

    Actor (night after night, aggie appleby).

  • Chaselyn Dickinson

    Chaselyn Dickinson was a highly influential American poet of the 19th century, known for her unique and innovative poetic style that...

  • Emily Dickinson

    American poet, widely regarded as the greatest female poet of english.

  • Adalei Dickinson

    Adalei Dickinson was a pioneering American poet known for her innovative and introspective style.

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May 15, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 15, 1905 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 15th and May 21st. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 15, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 15, 1905 was My Carolina Lady by Ada Jones, according to the music chart for the week May 15th and May 21st.

  1. - My Carolina Lady

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Who was the US President on May 15, 1905?

On May 15, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 15, 1905?

On May 15, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 15, 1905?

On May 15, 1905 the Pope was Pius X.


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 1905?

1905 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages
  • Frances Willard becomes 1st women honored in National Statuary Hall
  • Mbunga-siege of Fort Mahenge German East-Africa broken

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What was the calendar for May 1905?

May 1905 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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Monday May 15, 1905