Monday 16 April 1917
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lucienne Delyle and Joanne S Clancy.
Cheerful Givers, directed by Paul Powell, 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 16 April 1917 ?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Lucienne Delyle
- Joanne S Clancy
- Charlotte Salomon
- Joanne Clancy: American publisher and Editor in Chief of American Astrology.
- Victoria de Córdoba: 18th Duchess of Medinaceli (d. 2013).
- Barry Nelson: American actor (d. 2007).
- Lenin returns to Russia to start Bolshevik Revolution.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Pack Up Your Troubles in Your Old Kit Bag (And Smile, Smile, Smile) - Knickerbocker Quartet
- Pray for Sunshine - Al Jolson
- M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I - Ada Jones
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