Friday November 17, 1905

US date format: 11/17/1905, UK date format: 17/11/1905

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 17, 1905). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Astrid of Sweden and Misha Auer. Our Daily Bread, directed by King Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Our Daily Bread

Directed by: King Vidor

The Gay Deceivers

Directed by: Bruce Kessler

The Little Train Robbery

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter


Directed by: Michael S. Ojeda

The Legend of Rip Van Winkle

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: André Méliès, Georges Méliès


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 17, 1905?


  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 17, 1905?

    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. In Dear Old Georgia - Frank Stanley

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