Thursday 3 May 1917
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Il destino di un trovatello, directed by Victor Tarasco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 May 1917 ?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- Albrecht Fleckenstein: German scientist, a doctor, professor and author, his speciality was in the area of cardiovascular physiology and phamacology and he pioneered work in atherosclerosis .
- Betty Comden: American screenwriter and librettist (d. 2006).
- James Penberthy: composer.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- In the Sweet Long Ago - James F. Harrison & James Reed
- Marche Slave, Part 1 - Prince's Orchestra
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