Wednesday 16 May 1906
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicholas Beriozoff and Arturo Uslar Pietri.
El pechador, directed by Eugene Py, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
while Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1906 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Nicholas Beriozoff: ballet master.
- Arturo Uslar Pietri: Venezuelan intellectual, lawyer, journalist, writer, television producer and politician.
- Raymond Carrel: France Actor.
- Alfred Pellan: Canadian painter and educator (d. 1988).
- Arturo Pietri: Venezuelan lawyer journalist and author (d. 2001).
- Margret Rey: German author and illustrator (d. 1996)
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1906 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- So Long, Mary - Ada Jones
- St. Louis Tickle - Vess Ossman
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