Tuesday January 17, 1905

US date format: 1/17/1905, UK date format: 17/1/1905

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 17, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Louis Armand and Guillermo Stabile. An Interesting Story, directed by James Williamson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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An Interesting Story

Directed by: James Williamson

Love Will Find a Way

Directed by: Drue Powell

Scarecrow Pump

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

The Mermaid

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès

Ah! Ah! Die Oscar!


Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 17, 1905?


  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed


  • Punchboards patented by Charles Brewer and C G Scannell, Chicago Illinois.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 17, 1905?

    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. My Little Canoe - Haydn Quartet

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