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Friday 24 May 1901

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jose Nasazzi and Jean Gay. On the Old Plantation, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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On the Old Plantation

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Lubin's Animated Drop Curtain Announcing Slides

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Laughing Ben

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Fun in a Butcher Shop

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Fulton Market

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 May 1901 ?

Holidays:
  • Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
  • Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
  • Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
  • Eritrea: National Day.
  • Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jose Nasazzi: Uruguayan footballer (d. 1968).
  • Jean Gay: French Catholic bishop, who died on 27 August 1977.
  • José Nasazzi: Uruguayan footballer and manager (d. 1968).
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Facts:
  • Seventy-eight miners die in the Caerphilly pit disaster in South Wales.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1901 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Good-Bye, Dolly Gray - Harry Macdonough

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Crisis

By: Winston Churchill

Romantic tension develops between the four main characters: one, Virginia Carvel, the fashionable daughter of Comyn Carvel, a southern gentleman of the old school; another, Clarence Maxwell Colfax, her n'er-do-well cousin who becomes a stalwart cavalier in the Southern cause ...

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Alice of Old Vincennes

By: Maurice Thompson

Maurice Thompson wrote this popular book that continues to be widely read today despite its age.

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The Helmet of Navarre

By: Bertha Runkle

This book, "The Helmet of Navarre", by Bertha Runkle, is a replication. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

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The Right of Way

By: Gilbert Parker

Charley Steele is a successful and brilliant Canadian lawyer. He has a nagging wife, Kathleen, and a lazy brother-in- law, Billy. In spite of his success, he is disillusioned with his life, drinks too much, and is deeply troubled by ...

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