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Tuesday 17 April 1923

US date format: 4/17/1923, UK date format: 17/4/1923

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 17, 1923). The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lindsay Anderson and Lon McCallister. Souls for Sale, directed by Rupert Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Souls for Sale

Directed by: Rupert Hughes

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, Frank Mayo, Richard Dix, Mae Busch

Country: United States

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La maison du mystère

Directed by: Alexandre Volkoff

Starring: Ivan Mozzhukhin, Charles Vanel, Hélène Darly, Francine Mussey

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Friedrich Schiller - Eine Dichterjugend

Directed by: Curt Goetz

Starring: Theodor Loos, Hermann Vallentin, Isabel Heermann, Max Pategg

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La roue

Directed by: Abel Gance

Starring: Séverin-Mars, Ivy Close, Gabriel de Gravone, Pierre Magnier

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 April 1923 ?

  • 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:
  • Lindsay Anderson: Indian-English actor director and screenwriter (d. 1994).
  • Lon McCallister: American actor who received his first big break in "Stage Door Canteen," 1941, going on to star in "Home in Indiana," 1944.
  • Harry Reasoner: American journalist and news anchor, one of the original anchors on the popular TV news shows, "60 Minutes.
  • Etienne Bally: French Olympian, a track and field athlete, he participated in the the 1948 Olympics in London and again in the 1952 games in Helsinki.
  • Solly Hemus: American baseball player coach and manager.
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  • Longest NL opening game, Phillies and Dodgers tie 5-5 in 14

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 17, 1923 - Geocentric view

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Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. You Gave Me Your Heart (So I Gave You Mine) - Great White Way Orchestra
  2. Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
  3. Runnin' Wild - Ted Lewis & His Band

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