Monday 8 January 1917
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Stanley Prager New York City and Yves Brelivet.
The Ocean Waif, directed by Alice Guy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 January 1917
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1917 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Stanley Prager New York City: New York, comedian (College Bowl).
- Yves Brelivet: France Military man.
- Peter Taylor: American author playwright and academic (d. 1994).
- Austria-Hungarian troops conquer Forlani Italy.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- The Baseball Game - Weber & Fields
- I Ain't Got Nobody Much - Marion Harris
- Sometimes You Get a Good One and Sometimes You Don't - Anna Chandler