Friday 17 July 1908
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rudolf Petzold and Frederic Lionel.
The Fight for Freedom, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1908
while The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox, Jr. was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 July 1908 ?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
- Feast Day of St Cynllo
- Iraq - Ba'ath Revolution Day
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1908 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Are You Sincere? - Elise Stevenson
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?