Monday 22 October 1917
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Seven Keys to Baldpate, directed by Hugh Ford, 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 ?
Which were the important events of 22 October 1917 ?
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Joan Fontaine: American actress who was born in Japan when her father was stationed in Tokyo.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1917 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
Indiana - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
Shenandoah - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
I May be Gone for a Long, Long Time - Shannon Four
I May be gone for a Long, Long Time - Peerless Quartet
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 1917?
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1190
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1189
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1188
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Mr Britling Sees It Through was first published in 1916. Set in the summer of 1914 the main hero, Mr Britling, is an eccentric writer whose days are spent at luxurious house parties socialising with a lot of international guests.
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.
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