Wednesday May 17, 1905
US date format: 5/17/1905, UK date format: 17/5/1905
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 17, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include John Patrick and Lucille Adams.
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 May 17, 1905?
- 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
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- Waseda University of Tokyo defeats Los Angeles High School 5-3 in baseball.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 17, 1905?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Ada Jones - My Carolina Lady