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Sunday 4 February 1917

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Aga Yahya Khan and Jacques Pélissier. Rosie O'Grady, directed by John H. Collins, 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 ?

Rosie O'Grady

Directed by: John H. Collins

Starring: Viola Dana, Tom Blake, James Harris

Country: United States

The Black Stork

Directed by: Leopold Wharton

Starring: Jane Fearnley, Allan Murnane, Hamilton Revelle

Country: United States

Blind Justice

Directed by: Benjamin Christensen

Starring: Benjamin Christensen, Karen Caspersen, Peter Fjelstrup

Country: United States

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Great Expectations

Directed by: Robert G. Vignola

Starring: Jack Pickford, Louise Huff, Frank Losee

Country: United States

Homunculus, 1. Teil

Directed by: Otto Rippert

Starring: Olaf Fnss, Ernst Ludwig, Adolf Paul

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 February 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
  • Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
  • Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
  • Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
  • Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Aga Yahya Khan: Pakistan -- Military / politician.
  • Jacques Pélissier: French senior government official, who served as the president of SNCF (Société nationale des chemins de fer français; "National society of French railways" or "French National Railway Company") from 1975 to 1981.
  • Yahya Khan: Pakistan general and politician 3rd President of Pakistan (d. 1980).
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Facts:
  • Belgium Council of Flanders established.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Give Me All of You - Charles Harrison & Nanette Flack
  2. Love, Here is My Heart! - John McCormack
  3. Gems from Miss Springtime - Victor Light Opera Co.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1153
  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1152
  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1151

Books

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

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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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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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

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 ...

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