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Tuesday 4 December 1917

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Movita Castaneda and Claude Terrail. The Good for Nothing, directed by Carlyle Blackwell, 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 Good for Nothing

Directed by: Carlyle Blackwell

Starring: Carlyle Blackwell, Evelyn Greeley, Kate Lester

Country: United States

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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 December 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
  • R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
  • Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
  • International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
  • Navy Day in India
Famous Birthdays:
  • Movita Castaneda: American actress.
  • Claude Terrail: French restaurateur, who ran the Michelin three-star restaurant La Tour d'Argent (The Silver Tower) in Paris until 2003, having inherited it from his father André in 1947.
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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. Over There - Billy Murray
  3. Some Sunday Morning - Ada Jones & M.J. O'Connell
  4. In Lilac Time (When You Stole This Heart of Mine) - Charles King & Elizabeth Brice

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1196
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1195
  • Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1194

Books

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

Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

A profound and very human account of the early years of the war, told from the perspective of a father rather than combatants, but no less revealing.

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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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