Thursday May 25, 1905
US date format: 5/25/1905, UK date format: 25/5/1905
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 25, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Joseph C Harsch and Mikhail Sholokhov.
Fireworks, directed by Katie Messer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 25, 1905?
- Ancient Latvia - Urbanas Diena observed
- Saint Reinolf
- Saint Marie-Madeleine-Sofie Barat (died 1865)
- Virginia - Confederate Memorial Day (1868)
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- The Commonwealth statue is placed atop the Capitol.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 25, 1905?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
- Haydn Quartet - Where the Southern Roses Grow
- George Alexander - America
- Len Spencer & Ada Jones - Mr. and Mrs. Murphy
- Haydn Quartet - The Holy City
- Billy Murray & Bob Roberts - Oh! Oh! Sallie