Tuesday 4 December 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Good for Nothing, directed by Carlyle Blackwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 4 December 1917 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 4 December 1917 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
See other famous people born on 04 December
Claude Terrail: French restaurateur, who ran the Michelin three-star restaurant La Tour d'Argent (The Silver Tower) in Paris until 2003, having inherited it from his father André in 1947.
Movita Castaneda: American actress.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1917 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
In Lilac Time (When You Stole This Heart of Mine) - Charles King & Elizabeth Brice
Some Sunday Morning - Ada Jones & M.J. O'Connell
(Goodbye, and Luck Be with You) Laddie Boy - Nora Bayes
Over There - Billy Murray
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1917?
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1196
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1195
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1194
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Mr Britling Sees It Through was first published in 1916. Set in the summer of 1914 the main hero, Mr Britling, is an eccentric writer whose days are spent at luxurious house parties socialising with a lot of international guests.
Bart lives with his aunt and uncle in a modest house in a modest village. He befriends a girl from a higher social class, but her reciprocation of his flourishing love is marked by periods of disdain for his humble ...
A tale of the Great War, as the Red Planet's glow bathes England in the ruby colors of military conquest. . .
Eleanor H. Porter was a popular American novelist at the turn of the 20th century. Best known as the author of Pollyanna, Porter wrote kids books, adventure stories, and romances that are still read today.
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