Wednesday 17 May 1905US date format: 5/17/1905, UK date format: 17/5/1905
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 17, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Henry Fonda and John Patrick.
Fireworks, directed by Katie Messer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
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- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
- Saint Montanus
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
- Henry Fonda: Actor.
- John Patrick: screenwriter.
- Lucille Adams: American astrologer in San Diego, CA; joined AFA June 1956.
- Waseda University of Tokyo defeats Los Angeles High School 5-3 in baseball.
- Kappa Delta Rho is founded in in room 14 of Old Painter Hall at Middlebury College in Middlebury, VT.