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Friday 12 October 1917

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 12, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Han Bentz van den Berg and Celaya (Mexico). Seven Keys to Baldpate, directed by Hugh Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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What the sky looked like on 12 October 1917

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Movies

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

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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'49-'17

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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The Man from Painted Post

Directed by: Joseph Henabery

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Eileen Percy, Frank Campeau, Frank Clark

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
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Facts:
  • World War I: The First Battle of Passchendaele takes place resulting in the largest single day loss of life in New Zealand history.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 12, 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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