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Sunday 12 August 1917

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 12, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Douglas Gunsekera and Angèle Vannier. Thirst, directed by Greg Kiefer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Directed by: Greg Kiefer

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Mixed Nuts

Directed by: Nora Ephron

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Two of a Kind

Directed by: John Herzfeld

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Thomas Graals bästa film

Directed by: Mauritz Stiller

Starring: Victor Sjöström, Karin Molander, Albin Lavén, Jenny Tschernichin-Larsson

Down to Earth

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Eileen Percy, Gustav von Seyffertitz, Charles McHugh

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Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Till the Clouds Roll By - Anna Wheaton & James Harrod
  2. Till the Clouds Roll By - Vernon Dalhart
  3. All the World Will be Jealous of Me - Charles Harrison
  4. Oh, Johnny! Oh, Johnny! Oh! - Elizabeth Brice

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