Tuesday 22 May 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Louis Laffitte and Jean-Louis Curtis.
A Romance of the Redwoods, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, 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 22 May 1917 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
- Jean-Louis Laffitte: Curtis novelist.
- Jean-Louis Curtis: French educator and writer.
- Claude Étienne: Belgian theatre actor and director.
- Jean Curtis: France Writer.
- George Aratani: American businessman and philanthropist (d. 2013).
- Nathan Davis: American actor (d. 2008)
- Daniel Nagrin: American modern dancer and choreographer (d. 2008)
- Georg Tintner: Austrian-Canadian conductor and composer (d. 1999)
- Commissioned Officer Corps of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Let's All be Americans Now - American Quartet
- America, Here's My Boy - Peerless Quartet
- From Here to Shanghai - Gene Greene & Peerless Quartet
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