Tuesday 17 June 1902
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sammy Fain and Alec Hurwood.
while Mrs. Wiggs of Cabbage Patch by Alice Caldwell Hegan 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 ?
Which were the important events of 17 June 1902 ?
- St. Albert Chmielowski.
- National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
- Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
- Sammy Fain: American popular music composer (Born 1902).
- Alec Hurwood: Australian cricketer (Born 1902).
- Norwich City Football Club is formed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1902 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Last Day of School at Pumpkin Center - Cal Stewart
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?