Monday 17 January 1916
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joel Herron and Peter Frelinghuysen.
Old Heidelberg, directed by John Emerson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 January 1916
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1916 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:17 January
- 1st PGA Championship: Jim Barnes at Siwanoy Country Club - Bronxville, New York
- Professional Golfer Association (PGA) forms in New York City
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1916 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- John McCormack - Somewhere a Voice is Calling
- The Rosary - Taylor Trio
- Along the Rocky Road to Dublin - American Quartet