Thursday 20 September 1917
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, directed by Marshall Neilan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 September 1917 ?
- Arnold Auerbach: American coach and GM of the Boston Celtics, a legendary figure who led the team to an unprecedented and unmatched 15 championships.
- Fernando Rey: Spanish film, theatre, and TV actor, who worked in both Europe and the United States.
- Red Auerbach: American basketball coach and executive (Born 1917).
- Don Starr: American-born actor (d. 2005).
- Clarice Taylor: American actress (d. 2011).
- Arnold "Red" Auerbach: NBA coach / GM (Boston Celtic)
- Fernando Rey [Arambillet]: La Coruna, Spain -- Actor (Matter of Time)
- Göran Gentele: Swedish former actor and stage director, named as Director and General Manager of the Metropolitan Opera in July 1972.
- Stanislas Mangin: Paris 16?me Military man
- Herbert Morris: Jamaican deserter in France, executed at 17.
- British assault on Polygon-forest, France
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Old Grey Mare - Prince's Orchestra
- Huckleberry Finn - Van & Schenck
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