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Saturday 17 November 1906

US date format: 11/17/1906, UK date format: 17/11/1906

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 17, 1906). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Soichiro Honda and Mario Soldati. A Crazy Composer, directed by Georges Méliès, 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 ?

A Crazy Composer

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès

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Getting Evidence

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

Starring: Paul Panzer

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Target Practice

Directed by: Richmond Riedel

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The Inexperienced Chauffeur

Directed by: Georges Hatot

Starring: André Deed

Kong Frederik VIII's ankomst til Berlin

Directed by: Peter Elfelt

Starring: Kaiser Wilhelm II

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Which were the important events of 17 November 1906 ?

  • 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
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Soichiro Honda: Japanese engineer and businessman co-founded the Honda Motor Company (d. 1991).
  • Mario Soldati: Italian writer and film maker.
  • Betty Bronson: Trenton, New Jersey -- Actress (Evel Knievel, One Stolen Night).
  • Rollie Stiles: American baseball player (Born 1906).
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Planetary positions on November 17, 1906 - Geocentric view

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