Tuesday 17 August 1909
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 17, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Larry Clinton .
Far from the Madding Crowd, directed by Thomas Vinterberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 August 1909
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1909 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Larry Clinton: American trumpet player and bandleader (d. 1985).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1909 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- My Pony Boy - Peerless Quartet (Columbia Male Quartet)
- I Love My Wife, But Oh You Kid! - Bob Roberts
- I Love, I Love, I Love My Wife, but Oh You Kid! - Arthur Collins