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Wednesday 17 January 1900

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Olga Maria and Karl Müller. Fight Between a Lion and a Bull, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Fight Between a Lion and a Bull

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Caught

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

High School Pupils

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

Necessary Qualifications of a Typewriter

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

The Girl from Paris

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1900 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
  • Olga Maria: Nicolis di Robilant patron of the arts.
  • Karl Müller: German poet and writer, alias Teut Ansolt.
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Facts:
  • Brigham H. Roberts of Utah is not seated by the U.S. House of Representatives because of his plural marriage.

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Books

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To Have and to Hold

By: Mary Johnston

This was the #1 best-selling novel in the United States in 1900, made into movies several times in subsequent years. It is set in colonial North America, beginning in the year 1621.

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Red Pottage

By: Mary Cholmondele

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Unleavened Bread

By: Robert Grant

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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The Reign of Law

By: James Lane Allen

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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Videogames

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