Tuesday 24 July 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Little American, directed by Mary Pickford, 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 July 1917 ?
- Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
- St. Ruffin
- St. Wulfhad
- St. David
- St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
- St. Lewine
- St. Kinga/Cunegundes
- St. Francis Solano
- St. Saint Christina the Astonishing
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 9 saints: St. Lupus
- Ancient Latvia - Jekaupa Diena held
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Leo
- Vanuatu - Children's Day
- Ecuador - Sim=n Bolfvar Day
- Venezuela - the Libertador (Sim=n Bolfvar Day)
- John Hillaby: Writer / traveller.
- Simon Slattvik: Norway -- Cross country ski jumper (1952 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Jack Moroney: Australian cricketer (d. 1999).
- William Spencer: American banker, the No.
- Robert Farnon: Canadian-born conductor, composer, and arranger (d. 2005).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1917 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- American Patrol - Prince's Orchestra
- Sousa's Band - The Stars and Stripes Forever March
- The Battle Hymn of the Republic - Reinald Werrenrath
- For Me and My Gal - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
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