On this day, May 15, in 1893 Jose Nepomuceno from Manila was born. Nepomuceno started the film industry in the Philippines.
On this day in 1928, Mickey Mouse first appeared as a cartoon character in the short film Plane Crazy.
On this day in 1859, Pierre Curie was born, Marie Curie’s husband and partner in winning the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1903.
This month is Cervical Cancer Consciousness Month (Proclamation No. 368, s. 2003).