Friday 17 December 1909
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 17, 1909). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marc Lawrence .
Spring Heeled Jack, directed by , 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 December 1909
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1909 ?
- Marc Lawrence: American actor, writer and director, known primarily for his portrayal of sinister underworld types.
- Karl Landsteiner develops a system of blood grouping.
- Ottoman Empire slaughters thousands of Armenian Christians.