Sunday 17 October 1909
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Drink, directed by Albert Capellani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
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Which were the important events of 17 October 1909 ?
- 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
- Cozy Cole: American drummer (d. 1981).
- Crozy [William] Cole: US jazz drummer.
- Alain Assailly: French physician, a specialist in neuroendoctrine disorders.
- Nicola Spinelli: Composer, dies at 44.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1909 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- My Wife's Gone to the Country (Hurrah! Hurrah!) - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
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