Saturday 17 August 1907


It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?



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Country: Denmark



Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 August 1907 ?

  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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  • Bishop forbids Christian membership in Dutch Textile Union
  • Pike Place Market, the longest continuously-running public farmers market in the US, opened in Seattle.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1907 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. In the Wildwood Where the Blue Bells Grew - Haydn Quartet

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1907?


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Lady of the Decoration by Frances Little

The Lady of the Decoration

By: Frances Little

A young widow joins a missionary voyage to Japan

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The Weavers by Gilbert Parker

The Weavers

By: Gilbert Parker

The Weavers: a tale of England and Egypt of fifty years ago - Complete is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Gilbert Parker is in the English language, and may not include graphics ...

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The Port of Missing Men by Meredith Nicholson

The Port of Missing Men

By: Meredith Nicholson

There is romance of love, mystery, plot, and fighting, and a breathless dash and go about the telling which makes one quite forget about the improbabilities of the story; and it all ends in the old-fashioned healthy American way.

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The Shuttle by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Shuttle

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Shuttle is a 1907 novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, republished in 2007 by Persephone Books. One of Burnett's longer and more complicated books for adults, it deals with themes of intermarriages between wealthy American heiresses and impoverished British nobles.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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