Monday 17 August 1914
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 17, 1914). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Franklin D Roosevelt Jr and Roger Levy.
Aftermath, directed by Elliot Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 August 1914
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1914 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
- Franklin D Roosevelt Jr: son of Franklin Delano Roosevelt; American politician (Democrat for New York in House of Representatives, 1949-55).
- Roger Levy: Commercy Military man.
- Bill Downs: American broadcast journalist (Born 1914).
- Franklin Roosevelt: Jr.
- James Grierson: British General.
- Lithuiana surrenders to Germans
- World War I: Battle of Stalluponen : The German army of General Hermann von Francois defeats the Russian force commanded by Pavel Rennenkampf near modern-day Nesterov, Russia.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1914 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Fourth of July at Pumpkin Center - Cal Stewart
- Love's Melody - Prince's Orchestra