Wednesday 18 July 1917
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bernard Rapoport and Henri Salvador.
The Little American, directed by Mary Pickford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray
Which were the important events of 18 July 1917 ?
- Uruguay - Constitution Day
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Bernard Rapoport: American entrepreneur, philanthropist, author, and the founder of American Income Life Insurance Company.
Henri Salvador: French Caribbean singer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
You're in Love - Lyric Quartet
I'm a Twelve O'Clock Fellow in a Nine O'Clock Town - Byron G. Harlan
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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1917?
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1176
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1175
- Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1174
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...
Bart lives with his aunt and uncle in a modest house in a modest village. He befriends a girl from a higher social class, but her reciprocation of his flourishing love is marked by periods of disdain for his humble ...
A tale of the Great War, as the Red Planet's glow bathes England in the ruby colors of military conquest. . .
Eleanor H. Porter was a popular American novelist at the turn of the 20th century. Best known as the author of Pollyanna, Porter wrote kids books, adventure stories, and romances that are still read today.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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