Saturday March 17, 1900, St. Patrick's Day
US date format: 3/17/1900, UK date format: 17/3/1900
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 17, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Alfred Newman and Ruth Owens.
The Conjurer, directed by George Albert Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 17, 1900?
- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
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- Stanley Cup: MontrTal Shamrocks sweep Halifax Crescents in 2.