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Saturday 1 December 1917

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 1, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include William Tracy and Thomas Hayward. The Adventurer, directed by Charles Chaplin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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What the sky looked like on 1 December 1917

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Movies

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

The Adventurer

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Henry Bergman

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'49-'17

Directed by: Ruth Ann Baldwin

Starring: Joseph W. Girard, Leo Pierson, William Dyer, Mattie Witting

Country: United States

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The Sultan's Wife

Directed by: Clarence G. Badger

Starring: Bobby Vernon, Gloria Swanson, Joseph Callahan, Frank Bond

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Until They Get Me

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Pauline Starke, Jack Curtis, Joe King, Wilbur Higby

The Babes in the Woods

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin, Sidney Franklin

Starring: Francis Carpenter, Virginia Lee Corbin, Violet Radcliffe, 'Baby' Carmen De Rue

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 December 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • Iceland
  • Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
  • Feast day of St Eligius
  • Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
  • Angola's Pioneers' Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • William Tracy: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -- Actor (To the Shores of Tripoli).
  • Thomas Hayward: American tenor and actor (d. 1995).
  • Marty Marion: baseball player (National League Most Valuable Player 1944).
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Facts:
  • Boys Town founded by Father Edward Flanagan, west of Omaha Nebraska.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 01, 1917 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. (Goodbye, and Luck Be with You) Laddie Boy - Nora Bayes
  2. In Lilac Time (When You Stole This Heart of Mine) - Charles King & Elizabeth Brice
  3. Some Sunday Morning - Ada Jones & M.J. O'Connell
  4. Over There - Billy Murray

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