Wednesday 8 August 1917
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Thirst, directed by Greg Kiefer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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What the sky looked like on 8 August 1917
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1917 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1917 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Till the Clouds Roll By - Anna Wheaton & James Harrod
- Till the Clouds Roll By - Vernon Dalhart
- All the World Will be Jealous of Me - Charles Harrison
- Oh, Johnny! Oh, Johnny! Oh! - Elizabeth Brice