Wednesday 17 June 1914
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Million Dollar Mystery, directed by Howell Hansell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
The Million Dollar Mystery
Which were the important events of 17 June 1914 ?
- 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.
See other famous people born on 17 June
John Hersey: American Pulitzer prize-winning author (Hiroshima), dies at age 78 (born 1914).
John R Hersey: Author (Hiroshima, Bell for Adano, Wall).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1914 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
In the Heart of the City That Has No Heart - Henry Burr
He's a Devil in His Own Home Town - Eddie Morton
The Original Fox Trot - Fred Van Eps (as Van Eps Trio)
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in June 1914?
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1015
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1014
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1013
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.
Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (ISBN 9781439297513 ).
With few exceptions, the incidents recorded in these pages take place in one of the largest cities of the United States of America, and of that portion called the Middle West,—a city once conservative and provincial, and rather proud of ...
This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work.
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