Tuesday 13 November 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Carl Stapleton and Vasantdada Patil.
The Queen of Spades, directed by Yakov Protazanov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter 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 November 1917 ?
- Roman festivals - Iovis epulum; feast of Feronia
- R.C. Saints - Bricius of Tours; Mother Cabrini; Saint Homobonus
- Also see November 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Carl Stapleton: American military careerist who rose to the rank of Major General in the US Air Force.
- Vasantdada Patil: Indian farmer and politician 9th Governor of Rajasthan (d. 1989).
- Robert Sterling: Newcastle, Pennsylvania -- Actor (George Kirby-Adventures of Topper).
- Emile Durkheim: French sociologist (Le suicide).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Gems from Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- Somewhere in France is Daddy - Peerless Quartet
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