Saturday May 27, 1905: on this day

About May 27th, 1905, in brief:

  • Historical events: 30th Preakness: W Davis aboard Cairngore wins in 1:45.8.
  • Day of the week: May 27th, 1905 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Henry Kissinger, Christopher Lee
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Where the Southern Roses Grow by Haydn Quartet
  • Popular movie: The Sign of the Cross directed by Cecil B. DeMille

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What day of the week was May 27, 1905?

May 27, 1905 was a Saturday and it was the 147th day of the year 1905 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 27, 1905 can also be written as 5/27/1905 in the US and as 27/5/1905 in UK and Europe.


May 27, 1905: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 27, 1905:

  • 30th preakness: w davis aboard cairngore wins in 1:45.8.
  • Japanese fleet destroys russian east sea fleet in straits of tushima.
  • Russo-japanese war: the battle of tsushima begins.

May 27, 1905: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 27, 1905: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 27th 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.

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May 27, 1905: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 27, 1905 is Snake and the associated element is Wood.

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May 27, 1905: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 27, 1905 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 27, 1905 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 27, 1905 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 25% full, rising at 01:16 am and setting at 01:58 pm.

The previous full moon was on May 18, 1905 while the next full moon would come on Jun 17, 1905.

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Who was born on May 27, 1905?

Famous people born on May 27, 1905:

  • Arvīds Jurgens
  • Young Corbett III
  • Carlo Romagnoli
  • Helios Gómez
  • Pierson Parker
  • Karl Köther
  • Francisco Fedullo

Whose famous birthday is on May 27th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 27th:

  • Henry Kissinger
    Henry Kissinger

    German-american official in government, advisor, negotiator, and secretary of state under president nixon.

  • Christopher Lee
    Christopher Lee

    American actor, who gained a large following after the films "curse of frankenstein" in 1957 and "dracula" one year later.

  • Chris Colfer
    Chris Colfer

    Chris colfer is an american actor best known for his role as kurt hummel on the television series glee.

  • Alain Souchon
    Alain Souchon

    French pop singer, songwriter, and actor (mother) of swiss descent was born in morocco.

  • Joseph Fiennes
    Joseph Fiennes

    British actor.

  • Paul Bettany
    Paul Bettany

    Paul bettany is an english actor known for his roles in movies such as a beautiful mind, the da vinci code, and the marvel cinematic...

  • Vincent Price
    Vincent Price

    American actor and author, best known for his elegantly sophisticated roles in horror.

  • Lily-Rose Depp
    Lily-Rose Depp

    French-american actress and model.

  • Cilla Black
    Cilla Black

    British tv host and singer.

  • Rachel Carson
    Rachel Carson

    American marine biologist employed in the u.s.

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How old is someone born on May 27, 1905?

Someone born on May 27, 1905 is:

119 years 1 month old,

or 1429 months and 19 days old,

or 6216 weeks and 3 days old,

or 43515 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 27, 1905?

There are 315 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday May 27th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 27, 1905?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on May 27, 1905.

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May 27, 1905: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on May 27th?

Famous deaths on May 27th:

  • Jeff Conaway
    Jeff Conaway

    American actor, aged ten, in the broadway musical "all the way home".

  • Jeffrey Hunter
    Jeffrey Hunter

    Actor christopher pike-star trek cage, dies at 43.

  • Paul Gleason
    Paul Gleason

    American actor (b. 1939).

  • Bill Pertwee
    Bill Pertwee

    English actor (b. 1926).

  • Mary Philbin
    Mary Philbin

    American actress (born in 1903).

  • Ruth McDevitt
    Ruth McDevitt

    Actress (jo all in the family), died at 80.

  • Maurice Richards

    Legendary ice hockey player known for his scoring prowess.

  • Jozeph Roth

    Austrian novelist famous for 'The Radetzky March'.

  • Calvyn MacLeod

    Key figure in the Protestant Reformation in Scotland.

  • Amun Nehru

    Indian independence activist and political leader.

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May 27, 1905: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 27, 1905 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 22nd and May 28th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 27, 1905: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 27, 1905 was Where the Southern Roses Grow by Haydn Quartet, according to the music chart for the week May 22nd and May 28th.

  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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Who was the US President on May 27, 1905?

On May 27, 1905 the US President was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 27, 1905?

On May 27, 1905 the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 27, 1905?

On May 27, 1905 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about May 27th?

May 27th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 27th 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 27th, such as:

  • 2019 - Four french police officers were arrested in connection to the bombing that occurred in lyon's historic center last friday, resulting in 13 injuries. the investigation is being led by anti-terrorist prosecutors. denis broliquier, the district mayor, said that the bomb was too weak to be effective in killing. the attack has not been claimed by anyone.
  • 2018 - Politics in japan: yasuhiro nagasone, former japanese prime minister, celebrates his 100th birthday.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan (2001-present: at least 18 people were killed and six others injured by a car bomb blast in khost, eastern afghanistan.

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What happened in 1905?

1905 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Swedish mine workers win 5 month strike for minimum wages
  • Frances Willard becomes 1st women honored in National Statuary Hall
  • Mbunga-siege of Fort Mahenge German East-Africa broken

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What was the calendar for May 1905?

May 1905 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.

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Saturday May 27, 1905