Friday 17 December 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marc Lawrence .
Sonho de Valsa, directed by Jos Gonalves Leonardo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1909 ?
- Marc Lawrence: American actor, writer and director, known primarily for his portrayal of sinister underworld types.
- Karl Landsteiner develops a system of blood grouping.
- Ottoman Empire slaughters thousands of Armenian Christians.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Put on Your Old Gray Bonnet - Haydn Quartet
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?