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Thursday 17 April 1913

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 17, 1913). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Paul Langton and Richard Travis. A Fishy Affair, directed by Mack Sennett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913
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What the sky looked like on 17 April 1913

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Fishy Affair

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Ford Sterling, Laura Oakley, Nick Cogley, Dot Farley

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On His Wedding Day

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Ford Sterling, Dot Farley, Nick Cogley, Hale Studebaker

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His Uncle's Wives

Directed by: Lawrence Marston

Starring: Harry Benham, Jean Darnell

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A House Divided

Directed by: Alice Guy

Starring: Fraunie Fraunholz, Marian Swayne

That Ragtime Band

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Ford Sterling, Mabel Normand, Nick Cogley, Raymond Hatton

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 April 1913 ?

  • Pope Anicetus (died 166)
  • Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
  • Saint Landricus
  • Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
  • Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Paul Langton: Salt Lake City, Utah -- Actor (Leslie-Peyton Place).
  • Richard Travis: Carlsbad, New Mexico -- Actor (Missile to the Moon).
  • William James: American artist, a painter and violin maker, a grandson of the philosopher William James and a grandnephew of the writer Henry James.
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Planetary positions on April 17, 1913 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1913 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. My Little Persian Rose - That Girl Quartet
  2. Melinda's Wedding Day - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
  3. Good-Night, Nurse - Billy Murray
  4. And the Green Grass Grew All Around - Walter Van Brunt

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