Monday 8 January 1917
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Stanley Prager New York City and Yves Brelivet.
Great Expectations, directed by Robert G. Vignola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1917 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Stanley Prager New York City: New York, comedian (College Bowl).
- Yves Brelivet: France Military man.
- Peter Taylor: American author playwright and academic (d. 1994).
- Austria-Hungarian troops conquer Forlani Italy.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- You Were Just Made to Order for Me - Marguerite Farrell & M.J. O'Connell
- Babes in the Wood - Harry Macdonough & Lucy Isabelle Marsh
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?