Tuesday 9 October 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kusuo Kitamura and Burton Benjamin.
'49-'17, directed by Ruth Ann Baldwin, 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 9 October 1917
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Which were the important events of 9 October 1917 ?
- Kusuo Kitamura: Japan -- 1500m freestyle swimmer (1932 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Burton Benjamin: American television executive, producer and director of the CBS Evening News and ultimately vice president of the division.
- Glenn Foy: American Jungian psychotherapist.
- MOSE : St Jean de Boiseau Cartoonists.
- Hussain Kamil: Sultan of Egypt (1914-17), dies at 63.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- For the Freedom of the World - Orpheus Quartet
- Over There - Peerless Quartet
- Darktown Strutters' Ball - Original Dixieland Jazz Band