Wednesday 14 November 1917
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Queen of Spades, directed by Yakov Protazanov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 14 November 1917 ?
- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
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Park Chung-hee: President of South Korea is assassinated by KCIA head Kim Jae-kyu.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
Somewhere in France is Daddy - Peerless Quartet
Gems from Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
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What news were making the headlines those days in November 1917?
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1193
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1192
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1191
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.
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