Sunday 13 May 1917
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Paul Osmond and Wilhelmus C.
A Romance of the Redwoods, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while The Light in the Clearing by Irving Bacheller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 May 1917 ?
- Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
- Saint John the Silent
- Saint Gerald of Villamagna
- Saint Robert Bellarmine
- Saint Servatus
- Our Lady of Fatima
- Rotuma Day in Fiji.
- World Fair Trade Day (2006).
- Abbotsbury Garland Day, Dorset, England.
- Commemoration of Julian of Norwich (Anglican).
- Saint Rolanda
- Paul Osmond: British senior civil servant.
- Wilhelmus C: Wijen [Broeder Pius] social worker (Cura?ao).
- Three children report the first apparition of Our Lady of Fatima in Fatima, Portugal.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1917 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Keep Your Eye on the Girlie You Love - M.J. O'Connell
- Pack Up Your Troubles in Your Old Kit Bag and Smile, Smile, Smile - Helen Clark
- John McCormack - When Irish Eyes Are Smiling
- Ev'ry Little While - Al Jolson
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