Sunday 17 June 1900
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hermann Reuter and Martin Bormann.
The Exposed Seance, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
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- St. Albert Chmielowski.
- National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
- Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
- Hermann Reuter: Composer.
- Martin Bormann: German Nazi official, one of the most powerful but least known Nazis; he was called "Hitler's evil genius.
- Evelyn Irons: Scottish journalist, the first woman war correspondent to be decorated with the French Croix de Guerre.
- Hermann Reutter: German pianist and composer of operas, oratorios and other choral works, a ballet, chamber music, piano works and songs.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1900 ?
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- My Sunny Southern Home - Harry Macdonough
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