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Thursday 17 October 1907

1907-10-17

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Balett ur op. Mignon/Jössehäradspolska, directed by N/A, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1907
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Balett ur op. Mignon/Jössehäradspolska

Directed by: Robert Kller

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

Mister Wiskey

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

El grito de Dolores o La independencia de México

Directed by: Felipe de Jess Haro

Starring: Felipe de Jess Haro

Country: United States

O Rapto de Uma Actriz

Directed by: Lino Ferreira

Starring: Lucinda do Carmo, Carlos Leal, Nascimento Fernandes

Country: United States

Faust

Directed by: Arthur Gilbert

Starring: N/A

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
  • United States - Black Poetry Day
  • UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
  • French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
Famous Birthdays:
  • Barbara Watters: American astrologer who took up the field in 1957 after previously being an author of novels: a graduate of the University of Chicago.
  • Marcel Barbu: French politician.
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Facts:
  • Guglielmo Marconi's company begins the first commercial transatlantic wireless service between Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada and Clifden, Ireland.

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Books

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The Lady of the Decoration

By: Frances Little

Very good copy in the original title-blocked cloth, with red & gilt floral decoration to front and spine. Slight suggestion of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges.

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The Weavers

By: Gilbert Parker

The Weavers: a tale of England and Egypt of fifty years ago - Complete is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Gilbert Parker is in the English language, and may not include graphics ...

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The Port of Missing Men

By: Meredith Nicholson

Meredith Nicholson was a best-selling author from Indiana, United States, a politician, and a diplomat.

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The Shuttle

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Shuttle is a 1907 novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, republished in 2007 by Persephone Books. One of Burnett's longer and more complicated books for adults, it deals with themes of intermarriages between wealthy American heiresses and impoverished British nobles.

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