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Monday 16 July 1917

It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 16, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Robert Conquest and Georges Arnaud. Two of a Kind, directed by John Herzfeld, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Two of a Kind

Directed by: John Herzfeld

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A Romance of the Redwoods

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Mary Pickford, Elliott Dexter, Tully Marshall, Raymond Hatton

Country: United States

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Her Torpedoed Love

Directed by: Frank Griffin

Starring: Louise Fazenda, Ford Sterling, Wayland Trask, Harry Booker

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The Little Terror

Directed by: Rex Ingram

Starring: Violet Mersereau, Sidney Mason, Ned Finley, Robert Clugston

Meitô takada matabei

Directed by: Shôzô Makino

Starring: Matsunosuke Onoe, Kakumatsuro Arashi, Kijaku Ôtani, Kyuzô Ichikawaya

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 July 1917 ?

  • Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
  • Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Famous Birthdays:
  • Robert Conquest: Historian.
  • Georges Arnaud: Italian writer; suspected of having killed his dad and aunt, he was imprisoned for only two years because of his sympathy with the National Liberation Front.
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Famous Deaths:
  • July 17 ampndash Russian troops mutiny, abandon the Austrian front, and retreat to the Ukraine hundreds are shot by their commanding officers during the retreat.
  • July 18 ampndash Serious clashes in St. Petersburg in July Days Lenin escapes to Finland Trotsky is arrested.

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Planetary positions on July 16, 1917 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1917 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. The Stars and Stripes Forever March - Sousa's Band
  2. For Me and My Gal - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
  3. American Patrol - Prince's Orchestra
  4. The Battle Hymn of the Republic - Reinald Werrenrath

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