Monday 17 April 1916
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Civilization, directed by Reginald Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1916 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Win Maung: 3rd President of Union of Myanmar (d. 1989).
- A Thiagarajah: Sri Lankan educator and politician (d. 1981).
- Sirimavo Bandaranaike: Ceylon politician, the first female Prime Minister of Ceylon.
- Edmond Marco: Strasbourg Journalist.
- Helenio Herrera: French footballer player and manager (d. 1997).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1916 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Girl on the Magazine - Harry Macdonough
- Some Day I'll Wander Back Again - Margaret Keyes & Columbia Stellar Quartet
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