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Sunday 2 September 1917

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Cleveland Amory and Laurindo Almeida. Ko yue no yami, directed by Kaichi Yamamoto, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Ko yue no yami

Directed by: Kaichi Yamamoto

Starring: June Caprice, Kittens Reichert, Florence Ashbrooke

Country: United States

Hilde Warren und der Tod

Directed by: Joe May

Starring: Mia May, Bruno Kastner, Georg John

Country: United States

Straight Shooting

Directed by: Jack Ford

Starring: Harry Carey, Duke R. Lee, George Berrell

Country: United States

The Manxman

Directed by: George Loane Tucker

Starring: Henry Ainley, Adeline Hayden Coffin, Will Corrie

Country: United States

The Little American

Directed by: Mary Pickford

Starring: Harry Carey, Molly Malone, L.M. Wells

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 September 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • Mauritius - Ganesh Chaturthi
  • Also see September 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Saint Sophia
  • Sedan Day (Sedantag) - traditional national German holiday (see Sedan, France) that commemorates Prussia's victory over France in 1870, making the German Empire a reality.
  • Transnistria - Independence day, note Transnistria is not an internationally recognized independent state
Famous Birthdays:
  • Cleveland Amory: American writer, author of "Who Killed Society," and "Proper Bostonians.
  • Laurindo Almeida: Brazilian guitarist, a great and individual virtuoso in the bossa nova and a great jazz guitarist.
See other famous people born on 02 September
Facts:
  • Deutsche Vaterlands Party forms (by Admiral Tirpitz)

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1917 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. There's a Long, Long Trail A-Winding - John McCormack
  2. When the Sun Goes Down in Dixie (And the Moon Begins to Rise) - George Wilson & Lewis James

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1917?

  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1183
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1182
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1181

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

H.G. Wells' attempt to make sense of World War I. It begins with a lighthearted account of an American visiting England for the first time, but the outbreak of war changes everything.

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The Light in the Clearing

By: Irving Bacheller

A tale of the north country in the time of Silas Wright.

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The Red Planet

By: William J. Locke

A tale of the Great War, as the Red Planet's glow bathes England in the ruby colors of military conquest. . .

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The Road to Understanding

By: Eleanor H. Porter

How does being a lavishly spoiled child impact one’s ability to function as an adult? It’s an always-timely topic that Pollyanna author Eleanor H. Porter explores with insight and wit in the charming novel The Road to Understanding.

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