Wednesday May 24, 1905: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 5/24/1905, UK date format: 24/5/1905

May 24th, 1905 was the 144th day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Gemini. The day of the week was Wednesday.

Famous birthdays on this day include Mikhail Sholokhov and Zdenek Blazek.

The number one song in US was Where the Southern Roses Grow by Haydn Quartet.

The Sign of the Cross, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1905

The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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May 24, 1905 Events

What happened on May 24, 1905?

Historical Events

  • 39th Belmont Stakes: Eugene Hildebrand aboard Tanya wins in 2:08.

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May 24, 1905 Famous Birthdays

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How old am I?

If May 24, 1905 is your birthday you are 118 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on May 24.

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May 24, 1905 Famous Deaths

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May 24, 1905 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Gemini personality

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Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini

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Sign: Snake

Element: Wood

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May 24, 1905 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was May 24, 1905?

The day of the week was Wednesday.

May 24th marks the 143rd day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 1905.

There are 221 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


May 24, 1905 Holidays and Observances

What is special on May 24, 1905?


  • 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.
  • Mary, Help of the Christians
  • Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.


  • Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
  • Saint Amadl
  • Saint Suzanna
  • Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
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Music charts

What was the number one song on May 24, 1905? Which were the top hits on May 24, 1905?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Where the Southern Roses Grow
  2. - America
  3. - Mr. and Mrs. Murphy
  4. - The Holy City
  5. - Oh! Oh! Sallie

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The Sign of the Cross

The Sign of the Cross

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Michael Anderson

The Palace of Arabian Knights

The Palace of Arabian Knights

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès

The Moon Lover

The Moon Lover

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Gaston Velle, Ferdinand Zecca

Starring: Ferdinand Zecca

The Whole Dam Family and the Dam Dog

The Whole Dam Family and the Dam Dog

Release year: 1905

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: William Courtenay, Frank Daniels, May Irwin, Charlotte Walker

Birth chart on this day

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May 24, 1905 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Last Quarter

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Sport Games on May 24, 1905

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