Monday 17 January 1916
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Green-Eyed Monster, directed by J. Gordon Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1916 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
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- 1st PGA Championship: Jim Barnes at Siwanoy Country Club - Bronxville, New York
- Professional Golfer Association (PGA) forms in New York City
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- Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1098
- Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1097
- Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1096
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Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...
A real western novel. The basis of the classic George O'Brien western. Wholesome and clean and uplifting – the spirit of the story – for man or woman make “When a Man’s a Man” supreme reading.
This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.
It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...
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