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In the Gregorian Calendar, May 24 is the 44th
(hundredth – fortieth fourth) day of the year.

There are 221 days left until the end of 2021!

Quote of the Day…

Nature does not do anything superfluous, nothing useless, and knows how to extract multiple effects from a single cause.

— Nicolaus Copernicus
Polish mathematician, astronomer and economist (died May 24, 1543).

Events that Happened “A Day as Today”

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Events that Happened “Such a Day as Today” / Image Credit: Gerd Altmann

May 24 – A Day as Today – Events

  • 1218: on the coast of Palestine, the fifth crusade leaves the town of San Juan de Acre towards Egypt.
  • 1337: the Hundred Years War begins with the French invasion of the Duchy of Aquitaine.
  • 1487: in Dublin (Ireland), the child Lambert Simnel (10) impersonates Edward VI and is crowned.
  • 1612: in the upper valley of the Magdalena River (present-day Colombia), Diego de Ospina and Medinilla founded the village of Neiva.
  • 1621: in Germany the Protestant Union coalition of nations is dissolved.
  • 1626: in the United States, according to tradition, Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from the Lenape people.
  • 1689: the Parliament of the United Kingdom passes the Tolerance Act protecting Protestants. Catholics are intentionally excluded.
  • 1725: in the central criminal court of Old Bailey (London) the chief of police (“general hunter of thieves”) Jonathan Wild is hanged for discovering that he was using his commissioner position to lead an organized crime network.
  • 1778: France, won by Benjamin Franklin for the cause of the American colonies, declares war on the British Empire.
  • 1806: Napoleon Bonaparte names his brother Louis Bonaparte king of Holland.
  • 1819: Savannah, the first steamship to cross the Atlantic, set sail from New York.
  • 1822: after the battle of Pichincha – won by General Antonio José de Sucre – Ecuador becomes independent from Spain. In commemoration of this date, the 2008 Constitution of Ecuador establishes May 24 as the date of the possession of the President and Vice President of the Republic, for a period of 4 years.
  • 1830: In the United States, the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road company (between Baltimore and Ellicott’s Mills) begins the first railway itinerary.
  • 1832: at the London Conference, the First Kingdom of Greece is declared legal.
  • 1844: from the Capitol of the city of Washington (United States), the inventor Samuel Morse emits the first telegraphic message to the city of Baltimore.
  • 1846: in Mexico ―in the framework of the American Intervention―, the American general Zachary Taylor captures the city of Monterrey.
  • 1857: reference date of the first population census carried out in Spain with fully modern characteristics, which inaugurated the statistical period in that country.
  • 1858: between Madrid and Alicante, the royal train begins the route of the last section of the railway, which was the first of importance built in Spain.
  • 1861: in the framework of the American Civil War, the forces of the Union occupy Alexandria (Virginia).
  • 1866: in the framework of the War of the Triple Alliance, the battle of Tuyutí takes place between the allied forces of Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay against Paraguay; it is to this day the largest battle to take place in South America.
  • 1871: A lengthy boxing match is held between British fighter Billy Edwards (first recognized lightweight world champion) and American Tom Collins. The meeting was suspended when the police appeared, it was resumed the next day, but after 25 rounds it had to be suspended due to lack of light. The fight resumed on May 26, and the police reappeared, and boxers and those present were arrested. The fighters had to pay a fine of US $ 1,000 – which (due to the inflation of the US currency) would currently be equivalent to about US $ 40,000) and a year in prison. They appealed and were released on December 6 of that year.
  • 1872: in Spain the Amorebieta Agreement is finalized, which liquidated the Carlist uprising of the previous April 14.
  • 1876: the Spanish Congress of Deputies approves the Constitution that was in force in Spain until the Second Republic (except for the parenthesis of the dictatorship of Miguel Primo de Rivera).
  • 1881: Turkey cedes the region of Thessaly and the Prefecture of Arta to Greece.
  • 1883: After 14 years of construction, John and Washington Roebling officially inaugurate the Brooklyn Bridge, the first built with steel cables.
  • 1893: the Cuban poet José Martí meets the Nicaraguan poet Rubén Darío, whom he will consider as his son.
  • 1895: in London, Henry Irving becomes the first actor to obtain the title of Sir.
  • 1897: In Bacuranao (Havana) the Cuban patriot Ricardo Delgado disembarks with a large quantity of war supplies.
  • 1900: in South Africa – in the Second Boer War – the United Kingdom annexes the Orange Free State.
  • 1901: 78 miners die in Caerphilly (South Wales).
  • 1915: Italy enters into combat in the First World War.
  • 1923: the International of Socialist Youth is founded in Hamburg (Germany).
  • 1925: in General Rodríguez (province of Buenos Aires) the Leandro N. Alem Sports and Mutual Club is founded.
  • 1926: in Japan, on the island of Hokkaido, the eruption of the Tokachi volcano causes the death of more than two thousand people and serious material damage.
  • 1927: the Club Universidad de Chile is founded in Santiago de Chile.
  • 1928: inauguration of the telephone service between Spain and the United Kingdom.
  • 1930: British pilot Amy Johnson lands in Darwin (Australia), becoming the first woman to fly between the United Kingdom and Australia. She had taken off on May 5.
  • 1933: the Reichstag grants wide powers to Adolf Hitler for four years, which he took advantage of to rule Germany at will.
  • 1934: Tomáš Masaryk is elected president of Czechoslovakia for the fourth time.
  • 1940: in the Second World War, the order (controversial until today) of arrest is given to the Whermacht on the outskirts of Dunkirk (France), which will allow the allied forces to be evacuated 2 days later during Operation Dynamo.
  • 1940: in France, the town of Boulogne is devastated by the infantry units of the 2nd Panzer Division, XIX German Panzer Corps who take 5,000 British and French prisoners. The French fortress of Maubeuge is surrendered, while in Belgium the 6th Army captures Ghente and Tournai.
  • 1940: In the Soviet Union, Igor Sikorsky makes the first successful test of his single-rotor helicopter.
  • 1941: German Admiral Karl Dönitz orders the suspension of operations of all German submarines, after losing 56 U-Boats between April and May.
  • 1941: In the framework of World War II, the German battleship Bismarck sinks the British battle cruiser HMS Hood during the Battle of the Danish Strait.
  • 1943: in Poland – in the context of the Jewish holocaust – the young doctor Josef Mengele becomes a medical officer at the Auschwitz concentration camp.
  • 1945: in Flensburg (Germany) the great Nazi admiral Dönitz and other members of his government are arrested, the British forces arrive in Berlin.
  • 1945: the industrial zone of Tokyo is bombed by the Americans using hundreds of B-29 aircraft.
  • 1949: the Soviet Union ends the Berlin blockade after 11 months.
  • 1956: the first Eurovision Song Contest is held in Lugano, Switzerland. The winning song was Refrain performed by the Swiss singer Lys Assia.
  • 1958: the III Asian Games begin in Tokyo (Japan).
  • 1960: The United States launches the Midas I, a US satellite designed to detect intercontinental missiles.
  • 1961: Cyprus enters the Council of Europe.
  • 1962: for the second time a spacecraft – the Aurora 7 of the Mercury project, manned by Scott Carpenter – happily returns to Earth.
  • 1965: the United Kingdom adopts the metric system.
  • 1968: in Quebec (Canada), separatists of the FLQ group put a bomb in the consulate of the United States.
  • 1969: The Programmer Jorge Barón Televisión is founded in Colombia, whose first program was El show de Jorge Barón and its guest star today as El show de las estrellas.
  • 1974: in Salamanca (Spain) the National Aeronautical School (ENA) is created.
  • 1976: between London and Washington D. C. the service of the supersonic Concorde aircraft begins.
  • 1981: in the Plaza de Catalunya in Barcelona (Spain), ten assailants take the headquarters of the Central Bank. Hours later the geos release the hostages and arrest the ten assailants.
  • 1981: President Jaime Roldós dies in an aviation accident in Ecuador. Vice President Osvaldo Hurtado assumes the presidency.
  • 1982: In Iran, the Iranian militia – during the Iran-Iraq War – recapture the port city of Khorramshahr from the Iraqis.
  • 1985: in Bangladesh, a cyclone leaves about 40,000 dead and several tens of thousands missing.
  • 1991: Israel conducts Operation Solomon, evacuating Ethiopian Jews to Israel.
  • 1992: in Thailand, General Suchinda Kraprayoon – the last dictator of that country – abdicates due to pro-democratic protests.
  • 1993: Eritrea formally declares its independence, making it the fifty-second free state on the African continent.
  • 1993: Microsoft develops the Windows NT operating system.
  • 1994: in Madrid the terrorist group ETA kills Lieutenant Miguel Peralta Utrera (47), with a bomb attached to his car.
  • 1994: In the United States, four men are sentenced to 240 years in prison each for the bomb housed in the World Trade Center towers.
  • 1995: historic first meeting in Washington of the British minister for Northern Ireland, Patrick Mayhew, and the leader of Sinn Féin ―political arm of the IRA―, Gerry Adams.
  • 1997: in Iran the opening party Mohamed Khatamí wins the elections.
  • 1998: both the people of Ulster and the Republic of Ireland ratify the peace agreement by a large majority.
  • 2000: In the United States, the last chapter of the successful youth series Beverly Hills 90210 is broadcast, which ran for 10 seasons.
  • 2000: Israel abandons the last positions on the southern border of Lebanon after 22 years of occupation.
  • 2001: 15-year-old Sherpa Temba Tsheri becomes the youngest person to reach the top of Mount Everest.
  • 2002: Russia and the United States sign the Strategic Offensive Reductions Treaty.
  • 2008: a great earthquake occurs in Colombia (of magnitude 5.5 on the Richter scale), at a depth of 3.5 km. The earthquake leaves 5 dead, 30 injured and nearly 6,400 affected.
  • 2009: In Norway, the controversial founder of the Burzum band, Varg Vikernes, is released after 16 years in prison.
  • 2009: the Community Media Network is officially established in Spain.
  • 2014: Real Madrid win their tenth UEFA Champions League cup in Portugal
  • 2015: the ninth regional elections in Spain are held.
  • 2017: in Quito Lenín Moreno assumes the presidency of Ecuador.
  • 2021: in Quito, Guillermo Lasso assumes the presidency of Ecuador, ending fourteen years of governments with a socialist left tendency.

Who was Born “A Day as Today”?

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Who was Born “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Susanne Jutzeler

May 24 – A Day as Today – Births

  • 15 a. C .: Germanicus, Roman aristocrat and military man, poisoned at age 34 (f. 19 AD).
  • 1494: Pontormo, Italian painter (d. 1557).
  • 1544: William Gilbert, British physician (d. 1603).
  • 1671: Gian Gastone de Medici, Tuscan aristocrat (d. 1737).
  • 1686: Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, German physicist (d. 1736).
  • 1723: Antonio Caballero y Góngora, Spanish religious and New Granada viceroy (d. 1796).
  • 1739: Faustino Álvarez de Foronda, Peruvian aristocrat (d. 1816).
  • 1743: Jean-Paul Marat, journalist and French revolutionary (d. 1793).
  • 1794 – William Whewell, British philosopher (d. 1866).
  • 1803 – Alexander von Nordmann, Finnish zoologist and botanist (d. 1866).
  • 1810: Abraham Geiger, German rabbi and theologian (d. 1874).
  • 1819: Victoria I, British Queen (d. 1901).
  • 1821: Juan Bautista Topete, sailor and Spanish politician (d. 1885).
  • 1830: Alekséi Savrasov, Russian painter (d. 1897).
  • 1855: Arthur Wing Pinero, British playwright (d. 1934).
  • 1870: Benjamin Cardozo, American jurist (d. 1938).
  • 1870: Jan Smuts, South African Prime Minister (d. 1950).
  • 1878: Lillian Moller Gilbreth, American psychologist (d. 1972).
  • 1879: Moisés Kogan, German sculptor (d. 1943).
  • 1880: Manuel Romero de Terreros, Mexican historian and writer (d. 1965).
  • 1886: Paul Paray, French composer (d. 1979).
  • 1887: Mick Mannock, Irish war pilot (d. 1918).
  • 1889 – Larry Williams, American cinematographer (d. 1956).
  • 1891: William Foxwell Albright, American archaeologist (d. 1971).
  • 1891: Benedictus Hubertus Danser, Dutch botanist and taxonomist (d. 1943).
  • 1896: Fernando Soler, Mexican actor (d. 1979).
  • 1899: Suzanne Lenglen, French tennis player (d. 1938).
  • 1899: Henrí Michaux, poet and painter of Belgian origin, nationalized French (d. 1984).
  • 1900: Eduardo De Filippo, Italian actor (d. 1984).
  • 1901: José Nasazzi, Uruguayan soccer player (d. 1968).
  • 1903: Domingo Pérez Minik, Spanish writer (d. 1989).
  • 1905: Mikhail Sholokhov, Russian writer, Nobel Prize for Literature in 1965 (d. 1984).
  • 1907: José María Lacarra de Miguel, Spanish historian (d. 1987).
  • 1907: John King Fairbank, American historian and sinologist (d. 1991).
  • 1908: Emil Friedman, Venezuelan violinist of Czech origin (f. 2002).
  • 1912: Harold Ambellan, French-American sculptor (d. 2006).
  • 1911: Javier Malagón, Spanish jurist (d. 1990).
  • 1911: Barbara West, British personality (d. 2007).
  • 1914: Luis Lucia Mingarro, Spanish filmmaker (d. 1984).
  • 1914: Lilli Palmer, German actress (d. 1986).
  • 1916: Luis Romero, Spanish writer (d. 2009).
  • 1919: Juanito Valderrama, Spanish cantaor (f.2004).
  • 1922: Pierre Daix, French journalist and writer (d. 2014).
  • 1924: Jaime García Terrés, Mexican poet (f. 1996).
  • 1925: Mai Zetterling, Swedish actress and filmmaker (d. 1994).
  • 1925: Carmine Infantino, American comic publisher (d. 2013).
  • 1927: Claude Abbés, French footballer (d. 2008).
  • 1928: Jacobo Zabludovsky, Mexican journalist. (f. 2015).
  • 1928: William Trevor, Irish writer (d. 2016).
  • 1931: Michael Lonsdale, French actor.
  • 1932: Arnold Wesker, British playwright.
  • 1933: Muharrem Fejzo, Albanian sculptor.
  • 1933: Joaquín Vaquero Turcios, Spanish sculptor and painter (d. 2010).
  • 1934: Canario (Darcy Silveira dos Santos), Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1937: Archie Shepp, American musician.
  • 1938: Tommy Chong, Canadian actor.
  • 1938: Luis Ramallo, Spanish politician.
  • 1940: José Joe Baxter, Argentine guerrilla (d. 1973).
  • 1940: Joseph Brodsky, Russian-American writer, 1987 Nobel Prize Winner (d. 1996).
  • 1940: Christoph Wolff, German musicologist.
  • 1941: Bob Dylan, American musician, poet, and composer, 2016 Nobel Prize winner for literature.
  • 1941: Andrés García, Mexican-Dominican actor.
  • 1941: George Lakoff, American linguist and activist.
  • 1942: Hannu Mikkola, Finnish motorsport driver.
  • 1942: Norma Herrera, Mexican actress and singer.
  • 1942: Fraser Stoddart, British chemist, 2016 Nobel Prize winner for chemistry.
  • 1944: Susana Baca, Peruvian singer.
  • 1944: Patti LaBelle, American singer.
  • 1945: Priscilla Presley, American actress.
  • 1946: Cristina Alberó, Argentine actress.
  • 1946: Irena Szewińska, Polish athlete.
  • 1947: Martin Winterkorn, German automotive executive.
  • 1947: José Acosta Cubero, Spanish deputy.
  • 1949: Jim Broadbent, British actor.
  • 1949: Ricardo Franco, Spanish filmmaker.
  • 1953: Alfred Molina, British actor.
  • 1955: Rosanne Cash, American singer.
  • 1956: Sean Kelly, Irish cyclist.
  • 1956: Angélica Chaín, actress and Mexican starlet.
  • 1957: Manuel Florentino González Flores, Mexican politician and lawyer.
  • 1960: Guy Fletcher, British keyboardist for Dire Straits.
  • 1960: Doug Jones, American actor.
  • 1960: Kristin Scott Thomas, British actress.
  • 1961: Ismael Urtubi, Spanish footballer.
  • 1962: Gene Anthony Ray, American actor (f. 2003).
  • 1962: Héctor Camacho, Puerto Rican boxer (d. 2012).
  • 1963: Antonio Márquez, Spanish dancer and choreographer.
  • 1963: Ivan Capelli, Italian racing driver.
  • 1963: Michael Chabon, American writer
  • 1963: Joe Dumars, American basketball player.
  • 1963: Kathy Leander, Swiss singer.
  • 1964: Álvaro Rudolphy, Chilean actor.
  • 1965: Carlos Franco, Paraguayan golfer.
  • 1965: John C. Reilly, American actor.
  • 1965: Shinichiro Watanabe, Japanese director.
  • 1966: Éric Cantona, French footballer.
  • 1966: Francisco Javier Cruz, Mexican soccer player.
  • 1967: Carlos Almeida Hernández, Venezuelan baseball player.
  • 1967: Eric Close, American actor.
  • 1967: Heavy D, Jamaican-American rapper (d. 2011).
  • 1969: Andrés Izarra, Venezuelan politician and journalist.
  • 1969: Rich Robinson, American musician, of the band The Black Crowes.
  • 1972: Greg Berlanti, American screenwriter and producer.
  • 1973: Rodrigo Bueno, Argentine “quartet” singer (f. 2000).
  • 1973: Bartolo Colón, Dominican baseball player.
  • 1973: Ruslana, Ukrainian singer.
  • 1973: Vladimír Šmicer, Czech footballer.
  • 1974: Felipe Avello, Chilean journalist and comedian.
  • 1974: Will Sasso, Japanese actor.
  • 1974: Sébastien Foucan, French actor.
  • 1975: Yannis Goumas, Greek footballer.
  • 1976: Alessandro Cortini, Italian musician.
  • 1977: Kym Valentine. Australian actress.
  • 1978: Elijah Burke, American professional wrestler.
  • 1978: Bryan Greenberg, American actor.
  • 1978: Brian Ching, American footballer.
  • 1979: Tracy McGrady, American basketball player.
  • 1980: Cecilia Cheung, Hong Kong actress and singer.
  • 1982: DaMarcus Beasley, American footballer.
  • 1983: Ben Yahtzee Croshaw, Anglo-Australian video game critic and creator.
  • 1983: Viktor Pečovský, Slovak footballer.
  • 1984: Sarah Hagan, American actress.
  • 1987: Jimena Barón, Argentine actress.
  • 1988: Billy Gilman, American singer.
  • 1988: Ramón Osni Moreira Lage, Brazilian soccer player.
  • 1989: Adel Taarabt, Moroccan soccer player.
  • 1989: G-Eazy, American rapper.
  • 1990: Yūya Matsushita, Japanese singer and actor.
  • 1994: Bobby Lockwood, British actor.
  • 1994: Rodrigo De Paul, Argentine soccer player.
  • 1994: Dimash Kudaibergen, Kazakh singer.

Who Left Us “A Day as Today”?

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Who Left Us “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Katrina

May 24 – A Day as Today – Deaths

  • 1153: David I, Scottish King (b. 1084).
  • 1351: Abu al-Hasan ‘Ali, Moroccan Sultan (b. C. 1297).
  • 1408: Taejo of Joseon, governor of Korea (b.1335).
  • 1543: Nicolás Copernicus, Polish astronomer and mathematician (b.1473).
  • 1612: Robert Cecil, British statesman and aristocrat (b. 1563).
  • 1632: Robert Hues, British mathematician and geographer (b. 1553).
  • 1665: María de Jesús de Ágreda, Spanish nun and writer (b.1602).
  • 1725: Jonathan Wild, British criminal (b.1682).
  • 1734: Georg Stahl, German chemist, metallurgical technician and physician (b.1659).
  • 1792: George Brydges Rodney, British admiral (b. 1718).
  • 1806 – John Campbell, British Marshal (b. 1723).
  • 1817: Juan Meléndez Valdés, Spanish poet and politician (b. 1754).
  • 1843: Sylvestre François Lacroix, French mathematician (b. 1765).
  • 1872: Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld, German painter (b. 1794).
  • 1877: Ramón Cabrera, Spanish Carlist general (b.1806).
  • 1879 – William Lloyd Garrison, American publicist and abolitionist (b.1805).
  • 1883: Abdel Kadir, Algerian leader (b.1808).
  • 1908: Tom Morris, Sr., Scottish golfer (b.1821).
  • 1917: Juvencio Robles, Mexican military and politician (b. 1849).
  • 1919: Amado Nervo, Mexican poet and diplomat (b. 1870).
  • 1944: Sylvester Antolak, recipient of the US Army Medal of Honor
  • 1945: Robert Ritter von Greim, pilot and German army officer (b. 1892).
  • 1947: Charles Ferdinand Ramuz, Swiss writer (b. 1878).
  • 1948: Jacques Feyder, Belgian filmmaker and screenwriter (b. 1885).
  • 1949: Rosita Renard, Chilean pianist (b. 1894).
  • 1950: Archibald Wavell, British serviceman (b. 1883).
  • 1956: Enrique Muiño, Spanish-Argentine actor (b. 1881).
  • 1959: John Foster Dulles, American politician (b. 1888).
  • 1963: Elmore James, American blues guitarist (b.1918).
  • 1965: David Smith, American sculptor (b.1906).
  • 1969: Willy Ley, German scientist (b.1906).
  • 1974: Duke Ellington, American jazz musician (b.1899).
  • 1979: Germán Pomares, Nicaraguan revolutionary (b. 1937).
  • 1981: Jaime Roldós, Ecuadorian president (b.1940).
  • 1984: Vincent J. McMahon, American promoter of professional wrestling (b.1914).
  • 1987: Hermione Gingold, British actress (b. 1897).
  • 1991: Gene Clark, American singer, of the band The Byrds (b.1944).
  • 1993: Juan Jesús Posadas Ocampo, Mexican Archbishop (b.1926).
  • 1995: Harold Wilson, British politician (b.1916).
  • 1996: Enrique Álvarez Félix, Mexican soap opera actor (b.1935).
  • 1996: José Cuatrecasas Arumí, Spanish botanist and pharmacist (b. 1903).
  • 1996: Jacob Druckman, American composer (b.1928).
  • 1997: Edward Mulhare, Irish actor (b.1923).
  • 1998: Lucio Muñoz, Spanish painter (b.1929).
  • 1999: Ramón Rubial, Spanish politician (b.1906).
  • 2000: Kurt Schork, American journalist (b.1947).
  • 2001: Delia Zapata Olivella, Colombian dancer (b.1926).
  • 2001: Urruti (Francisco Javier González Urruticoechea), Spanish soccer goalkeeper (b. 1957).
  • 2002: Xi Zhongxun, political leader of the Chinese Communist Party. Xi Jinping’s father (b.1913)
  • 2003: Rachel Kempson, British actress (b.1910).
  • 2005: Carl Amery, German writer (b.1922).
  • 2005: Arthur Haulot, Belgian journalist (b.1913).
  • 2007: Inés Gebhard, Chilean university scholar, piano soloist and teacher (b.1913).
  • 2007: Nélida Federico, Argentine painter and musician (b.1920).
  • 2007: Rosa Castro (Lucille Mendez), Venezuelan actress (b.1906).
  • 2009: Pedro Sempson, Spanish actor (b.1920).
  • 2010: Paul Gray, American bassist, of the band Slipknot (b.1972).
  • 2010: Alexander Belostenny, basketball player for the Lithuanian National Team and the Soviet Union (b. 1959).
  • 2011: Luis Ángel Rojo, Spanish economist, academic and professor (b. 1934).
  • 2011: Myriam de Urquijo, Argentine actress (b.1918).
  • 2012: Jacqueline Harpman, Belgian writer and psychoanalyst (b.1929).
  • 2013: Elsa Bornemann, Argentine writer (1952).
  • 2013: Gotthard Graubner, German painter (b.1930).
  • 2013: Arnoldo Martínez Verdugo, Mexican politician (b.1925).
  • 2013: Raúl Padilla “Chóforo”, Mexican actor (b. 1940).
  • 2013: Antonio Puchades, Spanish footballer (b.1925).
  • 2013: Alfonso Santisteban, Spanish musician (b.1943).
  • 2013: John Sumner, British artist (b.1924).
  • 2013: Piotr Todorovski, Russian filmmaker (b.1925).
  • 2015: Tanith Lee, British writer (b.1947).

What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”?

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What is Celebrated “A Day as Today”? / Image Credit: Sakkanan Norkaew

May 24 – A Day as Today – Celebration

  • Pansexuality day.
  • Germany: European Day of Natural Parks.
  • Bulgaria: Day of the creation of the Cyrillic alphabet.
  • Ecuador: Independence Day (Battle of Pichincha).
  • Spain: National Epilepsy Day.
  • Bolivia: National Day Against Racism.
  • Eritrea: Independence Day.
  • Chile: Full day

Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today”

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Catholic Santoral “A Day as Today” / Image Credit: Peter H

May 24 – A Day as Today – Catholic Santoral

  • Mary Help of Christians
  • Saint Mánahen
  • Saint Servulus of Trieste
  • Saint Simeon Stylite the Younger
  • Saint Vincent de Lérins
  • Saint Zoelo of Lystra
  • Blessed Philippe of Piacenza
  • Blessed Juan de Prado
  • Blessed Luis Ceferino Moreau

What Sign of the Zodiac Rules those Born “A Day as Today”?

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May 24 – A Day as Today – Zodiac Sign

♊ Gemini:

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