Saturday September 15, 1917: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 9/15/1917, UK date format: 15/9/1917

September 15th, 1917 was the 258th day of the year 1917 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Virgo. The day of the week was Saturday.

Famous birthdays on this day include Hilde Gueden and Richard Arnell.

The number one song in US was The Old Grey Mare by Prince's Orchestra.

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, directed by Marshall Neilan, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1917

The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | Music charts

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September 15, 1917 Events

What happened on September 15, 1917?

Historical Events

  • Russia proclaimed a republic by Alexander Kerensky.

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September 15, 1917 Famous Birthdays

Who was born on September 15, 1917?

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How old am I?

If September 15, 1917 is your birthday you are 106 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on September 15.

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September 15, 1917 Famous Deaths

Other September 15th famous deaths

  • At 51, a bleeding ulcer kills a jazz pianist from the United States.

  • Italian journalist, award-winning journalist and writer.

  • Thomas Wolfe

    American playwright and novelist, who wrote "Look Homeward, Angel", 1929, "The Web and The Rock,"1939, and "You Can't Go Home Again,"40.

  • Robert Penn Warren

    American writer (Born in 1905).

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September 15, 1917 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Virgo personality

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Babies born in September are either Virgo or Libra. People born before September 22nd are Virgo, while people born from September 23rd have the sign of Libra

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Chinese Zodiac

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Sign: Snake

Element: Fire

Snake personality

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September 15, 1917 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was September 15, 1917?

The day of the week was Saturday.

September 15th marks the 257th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 1917.

There are 107 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


September 15, 1917 Holidays and Observances

What is special on September 15, 1917?


  • Bulgaria - The first day of school.
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
  • The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
  • Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Our Lady of Sorrows.
  • Independence Day from Spain (1821) for Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua, celebrated everywhere with marches from schoolchildren.
  • In ancient Greece, the second day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the priests of Demeter declared the public start of the rites.
  • In Slovakia - Holyday of the Seven sorrows of Virgin Maria


  • International Day of Democracy
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Music charts

What was the number one song on September 15, 1917? Which were the top hits on September 15, 1917?
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Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. - The Old Grey Mare
  2. - Huckleberry Finn

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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

Release year: 1917

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, Eugene O'Brien, Helen Jerome Eddy, Charles Ogle

Country: United States of America

Betsy Ross

Betsy Ross

Release year: 1917

Directed by: George Cowl, Travers Vale

Starring: Alice Brady, John Bowers, Lillian Cook, Victor Kennard

The Eye of Envy

The Eye of Envy

Release year: 1917

Directed by: Harrish Ingraham

Starring: Crane Wilbur, Jode Mullally, Gene Crosby, Frederick A. Thomson

The Sawdust Ring

The Sawdust Ring

Release year: 1917

Directed by: Charles Miller, Paul Powell

Starring: Bessie Love, Harold Goodwin, Jack Richardson, Josephine Headley

Wild and Woolly

Wild and Woolly

Release year: 1917

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Eileen Percy, Calvert Carter, Charles Stevens

Country: United States of America

Birth chart on this day

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September 15, 1917 Lunar and Planetary phase

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