Wednesday May 24, 1911: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 5/24/1911, UK date format: 24/5/1911

May 24th, 1911 was the 144th day of the year 1911 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Gemini. The day of the week was Wednesday.

Famous birthdays on this day include Michel Pécheux (fencer) and Luciano Minguzzi.

The number one song in US was Come, Josephine, in My Flying Machine by Harry Tally.

The Lost Chord, directed by , was one of the most viewed movie released in 1911

The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | Music charts

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May 24, 1911 Events

What happened on May 24, 1911?

Historical Events

  • Mexican Revolution: Government troops fire at anti-Diaz demonstrators in Mexico City, killing about 200 (officials claim only 40).

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May 24, 1911 Famous Birthdays

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How old am I?

If May 24, 1911 is your birthday you are 112 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, 1911 Famous Deaths

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May 24, 1911 Zodiac

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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: Pig

Element: Metal

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May 24, 1911 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was May 24, 1911?

The day of the week was Wednesday.

May 24th marks the 143rd day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 1911.

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


May 24, 1911 Holidays and Observances

What is special on May 24, 1911?


  • 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, 1911? Which were the top hits on May 24, 1911?
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Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. - Come, Josephine, in My Flying Machine
  2. - To the Strains of That Wedding March (It's a Long, Long Walk)
  3. - The Story of the Rose

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The Lost Chord

The Lost Chord

Release year: 1911

Starring: William Bewer, Christel Holch, Rigmor Jerichau

Country: United States of America

The Infant at Snakeville

The Infant at Snakeville

Release year: 1911

Directed by: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson

Starring: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, Augustus Carney, Harry Todd, Victor Potel

Country: United States of America

A Dançarina Descalça

A Dançarina Descalça

Release year: 1911

Directed by: Antônio Quintiliano

Starring: Mário Alves, Luis Bastos, João Campos, Antônio Cataldi

Dan Morgan

Dan Morgan

Release year: 1911



Release year: 1911

Directed by: August Blom

Starring: William Bewer, Frederik Jacobsen, Adam Poulsen, Karen Poulsen

Country: United States of America

Birth chart on this day

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May 24, 1911 Lunar and Planetary phase

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