Wednesday 28 February 1917
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Poor Little Rich Girl, 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 28 February 1917 ?
- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
- Bah�'f Faith - Day 3 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- Saint Romanus (died 463)
- Ernesto Alonso: Mexican actor, director, cinematographer, and producer (d. 2007).
- Hans Deutgen: Sweden -- World champion archer.
- John B Connally: (Gov / Sen-D / R-Texas), took a bullet with JFK.
- Odette Laure: French actress and cabaret singer.
- Andr? Gelinet: Marseille Military man.
- Russian Duma sets up Provisional Committee; workers set up Soviets.
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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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