Thursday May 22, 1902: on this day

About May 22nd, 1902, in brief:

  • Historical events: 36th Belmont Stakes: John Bullman aboard Mastermam wins in 2:22.6.
  • Day of the week: May 22nd, 1902 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Tiger (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Naomi Campbell, Bharat Gopy
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Pretty Molly Shannon by Mina Hickman
  • Popular movie: Street Scene directed by King Vidor

More about May 22nd, 1902? See below for more news and curiosities on May 22nd, 1902.


What day of the week was May 22, 1902?

May 22, 1902 was a Thursday and it was the 142nd day of the year 1902 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 22, 1902 can also be written as 5/22/1902 in the US and as 22/5/1902 in UK and Europe.


May 22, 1902: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 22, 1902:

  • 36th belmont stakes: john bullman aboard mastermam wins in 2:22.6.

May 22, 1902: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 22, 1902: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 22nd is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 22, 1902: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 22, 1902 is Tiger and the associated element is Water.

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May 22, 1902: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 22, 1902 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 22, 1902 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 22, 1902 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 99% full, rising at 07:28 pm and setting at 05:30 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 22, 1902 while the next full moon would come on Jun 21, 1902.

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Who was born on May 22, 1902?

Famous people born on May 22, 1902:

  • Charvis Langston

    Charvis Langston was an American poet who was a prominent figure in the Harlem Renaissance.

  • Gladie Benson

    Gladie Benson was a British novelist who wrote several acclaimed works of historical fiction.

  • Harlem

    Renowned poet associated with the Harlem Renaissance.

  • Jack Lambert

    English footballer and manager (d. 1940).

  • Al Simmons

    American baseball player and coach (d. 1956).

  • Pierre Ramadier

    France sport champion.

  • David Tennant

    British socialite and aristocrat (d. 1968).

  • Ettore Muti

    Italy military man.

  • Ivan Matteo Lombardo
  • Marcel Breuer
  • Arne Johansen
  • Nils Rosén

Whose famous birthday is on May 22nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 22nd:

  • Naomi Campbell
    Naomi Campbell

    English actress, singer, model and author.

  • Bharat Gopy
    Bharat Gopy

    Renowned Malayalam film actor who appeared in numerous critically acclaimed films.

  • Charles Aznavour
    Charles Aznavour

    French music has been a rage for many decades, and it still has a loyal following.

  • Johnny Gill
    Johnny Gill

    Johnny gill is an r&b singer known for his solo career and as a member of the group new edition.

  • George Best
    George Best

    Footballer from northern ireland (d. 2005).

  • Lucy Gordon
    Lucy Gordon

    British actress and model (born 1980).

  • Susan Strasberg
    Susan Strasberg

    American actress, who made her film debut in 1954.

  • Richard Benjamin
    Richard Benjamin

    American actor, on-screen since 1969.

  • Alison Eastwood
    Alison Eastwood

    Clint eastwood's daughter; actress ("tightrope").

  • Paul Winfield
    Paul Winfield

    American actor (d. 2004).

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How old is someone born on May 22, 1902?

Someone born on May 22, 1902 is:

122 years 1 month old,

or 1465 months and 29 days old,

or 6374 weeks and 3 days old,

or 44621 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 22, 1902?

There are 305 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday May 22nd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 22, 1902?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on May 22, 1902.

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May 22, 1902: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 22, 1902:

  • Alberto di Sassonia-Altenburg
  • Mariano Escobedo

What famous deaths happened on May 22nd?

Famous deaths on May 22nd:

  • John Derek
    John Derek

    After his 1944 debut film, "since you were away," he was drafted into the military.

  • Rocky Graziano
    Rocky Graziano

    American actor and boxer (d. 1990).

  • Margaret Rutherford
    Margaret Rutherford

    English actress (born in 1892).

  • Joan Davis
    Joan Davis

    Actress joan (i married joan) dies at 53 from a heart attack.

  • Victor Hugo

    French poet, writer, novelist and essayist.

  • Philip Roth

    Philip Roth was an American novelist who is considered one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century.

  • Kairyn Mack

    Renowned physicist known for groundbreaking research in quantum mechanics.

  • Langston Hughes

    American writer and a key figure in the harlem renaissance.

  • Johnchristopher Williams

    Renowned composer known for his film scores.

  • Dalessandro Manzoni

    An Italian novelist and poet, considered one of the greatest writers of the Italian language.

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May 22, 1902: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 22, 1902 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 19th and May 25th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 22, 1902: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 22, 1902 was Pretty Molly Shannon by Mina Hickman, according to the music chart for the week May 19th and May 25th.

  1. - Pretty Molly Shannon

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Who was the US President on May 22, 1902?

On May 22, 1902 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 22, 1902?

On May 22, 1902 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 22, 1902?

On May 22, 1902 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about May 22nd?

May 22nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 22nd day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 22nd, such as:

  • 2019 - War in donbass - the ukrainian military reports that eight ukrainian soldiers were captured by prorussian fighters close to novotroyitske.
  • 2018 - Southern damascus offensive (april-may 2018, syria): the syrian government declares damascus, its environs "completely safe" after taking yarmouk camp from isil and hajar al aswad.
  • 2017 - 2017 manchester arena bombing: the greater manchester police (gmp), reported that there were deadly explosions at manchester arena, manchester, england. this happened at the conclusion of ariana grande's dangerous woman tour performance. (bbc) (the guardian). the gmp confirmed that at least 19 people were killed and 50 more injured, and is treating it as a terrorist attack. no one immediately claimed responsibility.

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What happened in 1902?

1902 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • A Trip To The Moon, the 1st science fiction film released
  • Australia beat England by 3 runs at Old Trafford
  • Union of Orthodox Rabbis of US and Canada forms

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What was the calendar for May 1902?

May 1902 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Thursday May 22, 1902