Wednesday July 17, 1901
US date format: 7/17/1901, UK date format: 17/7/1901
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 17, 1901). The US president was William McKinley (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative), Pope Leo XIII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Véra Korène and Luigi Chinetti.
Forward, directed by Henry Bedwell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 17, 1901?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
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- John Farmer: Composer, dies at 64.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 17, 1901?
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Top #1 songs in the USA
- Dan Quinn - You Can't Keep a Good Man Down