Wednesday 8 August 1917
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Little American, directed by Mary Pickford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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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 #2 songs in the USA
- Hong Kong - Peerless Quartet
- Your Eyes, Your Lips, Your Heart - Henry Burr
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