Friday 9 February 1917
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lois Lang-Sims and Moon Mullen.
Rosie O'Grady, directed by John H. Collins, 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 most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 9 February 1917 ?
- Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
- Saint Ansbert of Rouen
- Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
See other famous people born on 09 February
Lois Lang-Sims: British travel writer who also co-authored and edited Letters to Lalage, a collection of correspondence with her mentor, the English writer Charles Williams.
Moon Mullen: American baseball and basketball player (d. 2013).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
Gems from Miss Springtime - Victor Light Opera Co.
Give Me All of You - Charles Harrison & Nanette Flack
Love, Here is My Heart! - John McCormack
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1917?
- Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1154
- Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1153
- Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1152
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...
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.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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