Friday 18 May 1900
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sarah Miriam Peale and Pierre Marie.
Confounding the Art Critic, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
while Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford 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 18 May 1900 ?
- Sarah Miriam Peale: United States -- Portrait painter (Gen Lafayette-1825).
- Pierre Marie: Pont-Audemer EXecutives.
- Jean Gaspard Felix Ravaisson-Mollien: French philosopher (Born 1813).
- Britain proclaims protectorate over kingdom of Tonga.
- The United Kingdom proclaims a protectorate over Tonga.
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