Tuesday 21 August 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Leonid Hurwicz .
Straight Shooting, directed by Jack Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1917 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1917 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- For Me and My Gal - Billy Murray
- What Kind of American Are You? - Arthur Fields
- Havanola Fox-Trot - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- For You a Rose - Elsie Baker
- The Man Behind the Hammer and the Plow - Andrea Sarto
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?