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Thursday 29 November 1917

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Pierre Ceccaldi and de Broissia. The Secret Game, directed by William C. de Mille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Secret Game

Directed by: William C. de Mille

Starring: Sessue Hayakawa, Jack Holt, Florence Vidor

Country: United States

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Tom Sawyer

Directed by: William Desmond Taylor

Starring: Jack Pickford, George Hackathorne, Alice Marvin

Country: United States

The Silent Man

Directed by: William S. Hart

Starring: William S. Hart, Vola Vale, Robert McKim

Country: United States

The Queen of Spades

Directed by: Yakov Protazanov

Starring: Tamara Duvan, Ivan Mozzhukhin, Vera Orlova

Country: United States

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Draft 258

Directed by: William Christy Cabanne

Starring: Mabel Taliaferro, Walter Miller, Earl Brunswick

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 November 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • Radbod
  • former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
  • International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
  • Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
  • Albania - Liberation Day (Dita e ´┐Żlirimit)
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Facts:
  • Don Cossacks declare the Don Republic, which lasts two weeks.
  • December ndash Annie Besant becomes president of the Indian National Congress.

Music Charts

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

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Chopin Etude in G Flat Major - Ignace Jan Paderewski
  2. For the Freedom of the World Over There - Prince's Orchestra
  3. Hush-a-Bye Ma Baby (The Missouri Waltz) - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
  4. Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (The Boys Are Marching) - Columbia Stellar Quartet
  5. Along the Way to Waikiki - Helen Louise & Frank Ferera

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1195
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1194
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1193

Books

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

Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

H.G. Wells' attempt to make sense of World War I. It begins with a lighthearted account of an American visiting England for the first time, but the outbreak of war changes everything.

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The Light in the Clearing

By: Irving Bacheller

A tale of the north country in the time of Silas Wright.

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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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