Friday June 16, 1905
US date format: 6/16/1905, UK date format: 16/6/1905
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 16, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Fireworks, directed by Katie Messer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 16, 1905?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 16, 1905?
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Top #3 songs in the USA
- Enrico Caruso - Iris - Serenata
- Billy Murray - Give My Regards to Broadway
- Len Spencer & Ada Jones - Every Little Bit Helps