Wednesday 22 May 1907
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Herge and Martha Angelici.
while The Shuttle by Frances Hodgson Burnett was one of the best selling books.
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- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Herge: Belgian comic-book creator (d. 1983).
- Martha Angelici: French operatic soprano of Corsican origin, particularly associated with the French lyric repertoire.
- Eugène Claudius-Petit: French politician who participated in many governments under the Fourth Republic and was a proponent of Firminy Vert.
- Hergé : Belgian cartoonist who was the creator of "Tintin.
- Hew Lorimer: Scottish sculptor and noted family, the second son of the famous architect, Sir Robert Lorimer.
- Jean-Marie Maury: French Catholic prelate, diplomat to the Holy See and 106th Archbishop of Reims (serving from 1968 to 1972).
- Laurence Olivier: British actor, director and producer, considered by many to be the greatest actor of the twentieth century. He has received the greatest attention and honors of his field for his work in 121 stage roles and in 58 films, receiving no less than 11 Oscar nominations. The Founder of London's Royal National Theatre and the Festival Theatre in Chichester, he successfully adapted Shakespeare's plays to the medium of film, a landmark achievement that made the Bard available for mass distribution worldwi
- Jean Beaufret: France Writer
- Albert Trott takes two hat-tricks in an innings, Middlesex versus Somerset.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1907 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- The Wedding of Uncle Josh and Aunt Nancy Smith (new version) - Cal Stewart
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