Wednesday May 23, 1900
US date format: 5/23/1900, UK date format: 23/5/1900
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart 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.
Sherlock Holmes Baffled, directed by Arthur Marvin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 23, 1900?
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