Saturday 24 February 1917
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
A Girl's Folly, directed by Maurice Tourneur, 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 24 February 1917 ?
- Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
- Flag Day in MTxico.
- St. Sergius
- Dragobete in Romania.
- St. Matthias
- St. Modest
- St. Edelbert
- Blessed Ameel of Ter Duinen
- Regifugium, in the Roman calendar.
- William Fairbank: Minneapolis, Minnesota -- Physicist (superconductivity).
- Ivan Gerard: Rennes Journalist.
- Red Sox sell Smokey Joe Wood, his arm dead at 26, to Cleveland for $15,000
- Russian revolution breaks out (3 / 8 NS)
- German plan to get Mexican help in WWI exposed (Zimmerman telegram).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- My Hawaiian Sunshine - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
- It's a Long, Long Time Since I've Been Home - Irving Kaufman
- Pray for the Lights to Go Out - George O'Connor
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