Wednesday 26 April 1905US date format: 4/26/1905, UK date format: 26/4/1905
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 26, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean Vigo and Jean-Marie Euzet.
Fireworks, directed by Katie Messer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 April 1905
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 April 1905 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
- Jean Vigo: French film director, a creative genius known as film's Rimbaud.
- Jean-Marie Euzet: Séte Painters.
- Charles K Feldman [Gould] New York City: New York, producer (Casino Royale).
- Jacques Lecompte-Boinet: French military officer, awarded the title of 'Compagnon de la Libération' (English: Companion of the Liberation).
- Cubs Jack McCarthy becomes only major league player to throw out 3 runners at plate in 1 game, all were ends of a double play
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1905 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Reuben Haskins' Ride in the Red Devil - Len Spencer
- Harry Macdonough - You and I
- Oh Promise Me - Henry Burr
- Listen to the Big Brass Band - Frank Stanley