Friday 17 July 1914
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lucille Benson Scottsboro Alabama and Paul-Emile Duroux.
The Property Man, directed by Charles Chaplin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 July 1914
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Which were the important events of 17 July 1914 ?
- 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
- Lucille Benson Scottsboro Alabama: USA; actress (Lilly-Bosom Buddies).
- Paul-Emile Duroux: Oullins physician.
- Eleanor Steber: American soprano and educator (d. 1990).
- Giants outfielder Red Murray is knocked unconscious by lightning after catching a flyball, ending 21 inning game, Giants win 3-1