Sunday May 17, 1908
US date format: 5/17/1908, UK date format: 17/5/1908
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 17, 1908). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Mark Schorer and Pierre Louis-Dreyfus.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to My Gal Irene by Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan.
Hide and Seek, directed by John Polson, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1908
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 17, 1908?
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 17, 1908?
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Top #3 songs in the USA
- Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan - My Gal Irene
- Len Spencer & Ada Jones - Jimmie and Maggie at The Merry Widow
- Victor Orchestra - The Glow-Worm
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 17, 1908?
On May 17, 1908 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is May 17, 1908?
On May 17, 1908 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 17, 1908?
On May 17, 1908 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 17, 1908?
On May 17, 1908 the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal).
Who was the Pope on May 17, 1908?
On May 17, 1908 Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 17, 1908?
On May 17, 1908 several famous people were born including, Mark Schorer, Pierre Louis-Dreyfus, Zinka Milanov.