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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
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What the sky looked like on 8 November 1917

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Adventurer

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Henry Bergman

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Seven Keys to Baldpate

Directed by: Hugh Ford

Starring: George M. Cohan, Anna Q. Nilsson, Hedda Hopper, Corene Uzzell

Country: United States

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Directed by: Ruth Ann Baldwin

Starring: Joseph W. Girard, Leo Pierson, William Dyer, Mattie Witting

Country: United States

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All at Sea

Directed by: Charles Frend

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Birds of a Feather

Directed by: Curtis Franklin

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays:
  • 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.
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Famous Deaths:
  • 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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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 08, 1917 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1917 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Gems from Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
  2. Somewhere in France is Daddy - Peerless Quartet

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