Saturday 17 April 1909
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Les heures - Épisode 4: Le soir, la nuit
Les heures - Épisode 2: Le matin, le jour
Which were the important events of 17 April 1909 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1909 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
El Capitan March (new version) - Sousa's Band
I Wish I Had a Girl - Harry Tally
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What news were making the headlines those days in April 1909?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Elinor Macartney Lane (1864 – March 15, 1909) was an American novelist who was popular in the first decade of the 1900s. After publishing a number of short stories, she wrote three novels: Mills of God (1901), Nancy Stair (1904), ...
Rex Beach was an American novelist and playwright whose most famous works during the early 20th century consisted of Westerns, many of which are still widely read today.
In her day, Mary Roberts Rinehart was known as the "American Agatha Christie," which is quite a sign of respect given that Christie is one of the greatest mystery writers in history.
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is a 1908 romance novel/western novel written by John Fox, Jr.. The novel became Fox's most successful, and was included among the top ten list of bestselling novels for 1908 and 1909.
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