Friday 17 October 1919
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rita Hayworth [Marguerita C Casino] and Isaak Markovich Khalatnikov.
Blind Husbands, directed by Erich Stroheim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Which were the important events of 17 October 1919 ?
- 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
- Rita Hayworth [Marguerita C Casino]: New York, United States -- Actress (Gilda, Pal Joey).
- Isaak Markovich Khalatnikov: Russian physicist.
- Simone Darré: Aubiet Writer.
- Isaak Khalatnikov: Ukrainian-Russian physicist and academic.
- Radio Corporation of America (RCA) created.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1919 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Take Your Girlie to the Movies (If You Can't Make Love At Home) - Irving Kaufman
- Uncle Josh and Aunt Nancy Put Up the Kitchen Stove - Cal Stewart & Ada Jones
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