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Saturday May 26, 1900: on this day

May 26, 1900 was the 146th day of the year 1900, under the sign of Gemini and the day of the week was Saturday.

Is May 26, 1900 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, who was born and died on May 26, 1900, what holidays and observances are celebrated on May 26, 1900, which were the most popular songs (ex. A Bird in a Gilded Cage by Steve Porter), movies (e.g. Buffalo Bill's Wild West Parade, directed by ), TV series and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 26th, 1900 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was May 26, 1900?

May 26, 1900 was a Saturday and it was the 145th day of the year 1900 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 26, 1900 can also be written as 5/26/1900 in the US and as 26/5/1900 in UK and Europe.


May 26, 1900: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 26, 1900:

  • British troops under Ian Hamilton attack the Vaal in South Africa.

May 26, 1900: What were the magazines covers that day?

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Who was born on May 26, 1900?

Famous people born on May 26, 1900:

  • Eduardo de Filippo
  • Lesley Selander
  • Aaron Douglas
  • Georges Darcourt

    France Scientist.

Whose famous birthday is on May 26th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 26th:

  • Lauryn Hill
    Lauryn Hill

    Lauryn Hill is a Grammy-winning R&B singer known for her powerful vocals and socially conscious lyrics.

  • Roman Reigns

    Roman Reigns is a professional wrestler known for his time in WWE and for being a multiple-time world champion.

  • Helena Bonham Carter
    Helena Bonham Carter

    Helena Bonham Carter is an English actress known for her versatile and eccentric roles in films such as 'Fight Club', 'The King's Speech',...

  • Scott Disick

    Scott Disick is a reality star known for his appearances on the television show Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

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May 26, 1900: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 123 years 6 months old,

or 1482 months and 5 days old,

or 6444 weeks and 6 days old,

or 45114 days old,

if you were born on May 26, 1900.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 26, 1900?

There are 177 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday May 26th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 26, 1900?

You belong to the Lost Generation if you were born on May 26, 1900.


May 26, 1900: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on May 26th?

Famous deaths on May 26th:

  • Art Linkletter
    Art Linkletter

    Canadian entertainer.

  • Alberto Ascari

    Italian motor racer, world motor champion 1952-53.

  • Tom Eyen

    American playwright, lyricist and television writer.

  • Don Revie

    British soccer player, who was a tactical and scientific analyst of the game during the 1950s.

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May 26, 1900: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 26, 1900 is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

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.

Discover the personality of May born.

May 26, 1900: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Rat chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 26, 1900 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

Discover the Rat personality and how the Metal Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.


May 26, 1900: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 26, 1900:

  • Blessed Pieter of Ter Duinen
  • Georgia - National Day
  • Poland - Mother's Day
  • Australia - National Sorry Day

Saints celebrated on May 26, 1900:

  • Saint Germain of Paris
  • Saint William of Aquitaine
  • Saint Simitrius
  • Saint Philip Neri (died 1595)
  • Saint Lambert (d.1154)
  • Saint Berenger (died 1093)
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May 26, 1900: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 26, 1900 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 21st and May 27th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 26, 1900: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 26, 1900 was A Bird in a Gilded Cage by Steve Porter, according to the music chart for the week May 21st and May 27th.

May 26, 1900: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 26, 1900 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 21st and May 27th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - A Bird in a Gilded Cage
  2. - Good-Bye, Dolly Gray

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May 26, 1900: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 26, 1900 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Buffalo Bill's Wild West Parade

Buffalo Bill's Wild West Parade

Release year: 1900

May Day Parade

May Day Parade

Release year: 1900

After Dark in Central Park

After Dark in Central Park

Release year: 1900



Release year: 1900

X Rays

X Rays

Release year: 1900

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on May 26th, 1900 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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May 26, 1900: What was the lunar phase on that day?

Lunar phase


The lunar phase on May 26, 1900 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 26, 1900 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 26, 1900 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 02:53 am and setting at 06:37 pm.

The previous full moon was on May 14, 1900 while the next full moon would come on Jun 13, 1900.


Who was the US President on May 26, 1900?

On May 26, 1900 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 26, 1900?

On May 26, 1900 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 26, 1900?

On May 26, 1900 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about May 26th?

May 26th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 26th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 26th, such as:

  • 2019 - May 2019 Kathmandu bombings - Four people were killed and seven more were injured in three explosions that occurred in Kathmandu, Nepal. Police suspect a Maoist splinter organization may be responsible.
  • 2018 - 2018 Lower Puna eruption: Many more properties destroyed by Kilauea's continuing eruption.
  • 2017 - 2017 Minya attack, gunmen open fire upon buses carrying Coptic Christians, Minya Governorate in Egypt. At least 28 people were killed and dozens more were injured. According to state media, the Egyptian Air Force attacked militant camps in eastern Libya as a retaliation for the Minya attack.

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What happened in 1900?

1900 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • General French relieves Kimberley / Cecil Rhodes
  • Diamond workers in Amsterdam strike
  • British troops over run Johannesburg
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What was the calendar for May 1900?

May 1900 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 1900 calendar looked like.

Saturday May 26, 1900