Sunday 17 January 1904
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Patsy Ruth Miller and Grant Withers.
Abajo la careta, directed by Eugene Py, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
while The Deliverance by Ellen Glasgow was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1904 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Patsy Ruth Miller: Actress (Wide Open, Sap, Twin Beds), dies at 91.
- Grant Withers: Pueblo, Colorado -- Actor (Oklahoma, Annie).
- Patsy Ruth Miller actress (QuTbec: Wide Open, Sap, Twin Beds).
- Hem Vejakorn: Thai painter and illustrator (d. 1969).
- Anton Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard receives its premiere performance at the Moscow Art Theatre.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1904 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- I Love Only One Girl in the Wide, Wide World - Harry Macdonough
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