Wednesday May 23, 1900
US date format: 5/23/1900, UK date format: 23/5/1900
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on May 23, 1900). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Hans Frank and Franz Neumann.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to A Bird in a Gilded Cage by Steve Porter.
Sherlock Holmes Baffled, directed by Arthur Marvin, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 23, 1900?
- World Turtle Day
- Saint Desiderius
- Saint Guibert of Gemblours
- Saint Montana
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- Associated Press News Service forms in New York.
- American Civil War: Sergeant William Harvey Carney becomes the first African American to be awarded the Medal of Honor, for his heroism in the Assault on the Battery Wagner in 1863.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 23, 1900?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Steve Porter - A Bird in a Gilded Cage
- J.W. Myers - Good-Bye, Dolly Gray
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 23, 1900?
On May 23, 1900 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 23, 1900?
On May 23, 1900 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 23, 1900?
On May 23, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 23, 1900?
On May 23, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 23, 1900?
On May 23, 1900 Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 23, 1900?
On May 23, 1900 several famous people were born including, Hans Frank, Franz Neumann.