Friday 17 August 1900
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
A Farmer's Imitation of Ching Ling Foo, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
A Farmer's Imitation of Ching Ling Foo
The Shah's Return from Paris
Departure of Boats from Muskoka Wharf
A Strike in a Dime Museum
Which were the important events of 17 August 1900 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
TO HAVE AND TO HOLD AND OTHER HISTORICAL NOVELS includes ten historical novels by American historical novelist Mary Johnston. Known for her works set in early colonial America, Johnston also wrote historical works set in Europe, during the American Civil ...
Robert Grant was an American author and a jurist who participated in a review of the Sacco and Vanzetti trial a few weeks before their executions.
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