Thursday 8 November 1917
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 8, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Patricia Crossley and Helen Suzman.
The Adventurer, directed by Charles Chaplin, 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 November 1917
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Which were the important events of 8 November 1917 ?
- Patricia Crossley: American pro astrologer who originated SWAC (SouthWest Astrology Conference) with Virginia Fabre and her daughter, astrologer Roxana Muise in 1974, a highly viable annual conference that lasted to 1985.
- Helen Suzman: Politician.
- Emile Lansac: France Military man.
- Colin Blythe: English cricketer and soldier (d. 1917).
- Telephone Co runs 1st ad for Army operators, gets 7,000 applicants
- The People's Commissars give authority to Vladimir Lenin, Leon Trotsky, and Joseph Stalin.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Gems from Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- Somewhere in France is Daddy - Peerless Quartet