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Tuesday 27 March 1917

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Harry West and Cyrus R. Chi no ike jigôkû, directed by Yaroku Kobayashi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Chi no ike jigôkû

Directed by: Yaroku Kobayashi

Starring: Matsunosuke Onoe, Kakumatsuro Arashi, Suminojo Ichikawa

Country: United States

A Tale of Two Cities

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: William Farnum, Jewel Carmen, Charles Clary

Country: United States

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The Poor Little Rich Girl

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Mary Pickford, Madlaine Traverse, Charles Wellesley

Country: United States

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A Girl's Folly

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Robert Warwick, Doris Kenyon, June Elvidge

Country: United States

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Rosie O'Grady

Directed by: John H. Collins

Starring: Viola Dana, Tom Blake, James Harris

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 March 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Augusta
  • Angolan Victory Day.
  • World Theatre Day
  • St. John of Egypt
  • St. Lydia
Famous Birthdays:
  • Harry West: Unionist party leader (Unionist).
  • Cyrus R: Vance US Secretary of State (1977-80).
  • Carlo Cassola: Italian writer of history and philosophy, a novelist and teacher.
  • Leif Holbæk-Hanssen: Norwegian professor of economics and anthroposophist.
  • Joko Beck: American monk and educator (d. 2011).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1917 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. There's Egypt in Your Dreamy Eyes - George Wilson
  2. Poor Butterfly - Prince's Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1917?

  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1160
  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1159
  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1158

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...

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The Light in the Clearing

By: Irving Bacheller

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 ...

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The Red Planet

By: William J. Locke

A tale of the Great War, as the Red Planet's glow bathes England in the ruby colors of military conquest. . .

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The Road to Understanding

By: Eleanor H. Porter

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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Videogames

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