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Monday 8 October 1917

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 8, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Hans Poser and June Allyson. '49-'17, directed by Ruth Ann Baldwin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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What the sky looked like on 8 October 1917

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Movies

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

'49-'17

Directed by: Ruth Ann Baldwin

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

Country: United States

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The Sultan's Wife

Directed by: Clarence G. Badger

Starring: Bobby Vernon, Gloria Swanson, Joseph Callahan, Frank Bond

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Thirst

Directed by: Greg Kiefer

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Mixed Nuts

Directed by: Nora Ephron

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 October 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
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Facts:
  • Trotski named Chairman of Petrograd Soviet

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 08, 1917 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. For the Freedom of the World - Orpheus Quartet
  2. Over There - Peerless Quartet
  3. Darktown Strutters' Ball - Original Dixieland Jazz Band

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