Friday 16 November 1917
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Mangin .
The Queen of Spades, directed by Yakov Protazanov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while Wildfire by Zane Gre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 16 November 1917 ?
- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
- British occupy Tel Aviv and Jaffa
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Somewhere in France is Daddy - Peerless Quartet
- Gems from Ziegfeld Follies of 1917 - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?