Sunday 29 July 1917
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Connick and Rochus Misch.
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 most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 29 July 1917 ?
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Robert Connick: Eureka Scientist.
Rochus Misch: German courier, bodyguard and telephone operator for Adolf Hitler, the last survivor of the Fuhrerbunker.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
Night Time in Little Italy - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
Lookout Mountain - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
The Man Behind the Hammer and the Plow - Prince's Orchestra
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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 ...
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.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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