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Monday 5 February 1917

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 5, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Otto Edelmann and Vivica Bandler. The Pride of the Clan, directed by Maurice Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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What the sky looked like on 5 February 1917

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Movies

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The Pride of the Clan

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Mary Pickford, Matt Moore, Warren Cook, Kathryn Browne-Decker

Country: United States

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The Matrimaniac

Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Constance Talmadge, Wilbur Higby, Fred Warren

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Judex

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: René Cresté, Musidora, René Poyen, Édouard Mathé

Country: United States

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Desert Gold

Directed by: James P. Hogan

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King Lear

Directed by: Ernest C. Warde

Starring: Frederick Warde, Lorraine Huling, Wayne Arey, J.H. Gilmour

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
  • Saint Bertolf
Famous Birthdays:
  • Otto Edelmann
  • Vivica Bandler: Finnish-born theater director, she founded the Student Theatre in Helsinki in 1939 and the Little Theatre there in 1955 where she held the post of director until 1967.
  • Isuzu Yamada: Japanese actress (d. 2012).
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Facts:
  • Morosco Theater opens at 217 W 45th Steet New York City (demolished 1982).
  • Present Mexican constitution adopted.
  • The Congress of the United States passes the Immigration Act of 1917 over President Woodrow Wilson's veto. Also known as the Asiatic Barred Zone Act, it forbade immigration from nearly all of south and southeast Asia.
  • The current constitution of Mexico is adopted, establishing a federal republic with powers separated into independent executive, legislative, and judicial branches.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 05, 1917 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. They're Wearing 'Em Higher in Hawaii - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
  2. Paradise Blues - Marion Harris

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