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Saturday 17 March 1906, St. Patrick's Day

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 17, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Henny Youngman and Lloyd Waner. Police Chasing Scorching Auto, directed by Sr. Wallace McCutcheon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Police Chasing Scorching Auto

Directed by: Sr. Wallace McCutcheon

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Post No Bills

Directed by: Georges Méliès

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The Black Imp

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès

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The Living Playing Cards

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès

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Professorens Morgenavis

Directed by: Louis Halberstadt, Viggo Larsen

Starring: Max Freitag, Jean Hersholt, Idon Hartvig, Parly Petersen

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 March 1906 ?

  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
  • Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
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  • President Theodore Roosevelt uses term "muckraker".
  • Stanley Cup: MontrTal Wanderers beat Ottawa Silver 7, although both winning a game, MontrTal outscores Ottawa 12-10.

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