Tuesday May 23, 1905

US date format: 5/23/1905, UK date format: 23/5/1905

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 23, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Aldo Gucci and Harry Woolford. Fireworks, directed by Katie Messer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
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Directed by: Katie Messer

The Sign of the Cross

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Directed by: Michael Anderson

The Palace of Arabian Knights

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès

The Moon Lover

Directed by: Gaston Velle, Ferdinand Zecca

Starring: Ferdinand Zecca


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 23, 1905?


  • World Turtle Day
  • Saint Desiderius
  • Saint Guibert of Gemblours
  • Saint Montana
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    Famous Birthday

  • Aldo Gucci: Italian entrepreneur and noted family,...
  • Harry Woolford: Scottish artist, painter and picture...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 23, 1905?

    Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. Oh! Oh! Sallie - Billy Murray & Bob Roberts
  2. The Holy City - Haydn Quartet
  3. Mr. and Mrs. Murphy - Len Spencer & Ada Jones
  4. George Alexander - America
  5. Where the Southern Roses Grow - Haydn Quartet

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