Friday 9 November 1917
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Draft 258, directed by William Christy Cabanne, 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 9 November 1917 ?
- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
- Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
- Europe - Inventor's Day - in honor of Hedy Lamarr's birthday
- United States - World Freedom Day, to commenerate the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989
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- Joseph Stalin enters the provisional government of Bolshevik Russia.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Nora Bayes - Over There
- Good-Bye Broadway, hello France - Peerless Quartet
- 12th Street Rag - Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra
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