Monday 31 May 1909
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 31, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include René Lefèvre-Bel and Thor Thorvaldsen.
The Moonstone, directed by Reginald Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 31 May 1909
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Which were the important events of 31 May 1909 ?
- World No Tobacco Day.
- Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
- Saint Gislemerio
- Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
- Saint Petronella.
- the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
- The Godiva procession.
- IT Day.
- René Lefèvre-Bel: French theatre, film and stage actor, who died on 10 January 1999 at Couilly-Pont-aux-Dames, Seine-et-Marne, France.
- Thor Thorvaldsen: Norway -- Yachtsman (1948, 52 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Jan Lewando: British director (Marks and Spencer).
- Benny Goodman: Musician.
- Art Coulter: Canadian-American ice hockey player (d. 2000).
- 1st NAACP conference (United Charities Building, NYC)