Friday November 17, 1911

US date format: 11/17/1911, UK date format: 17/11/1911

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 17, 1911). The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Christian Fouchet and Vilma Degischer. Shenandoah, directed by Andrew McLaglen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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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Events

  • The Omega Psi Phi fraternity, the first African-American fraternity at an historically black college or university, is founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C.

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Movies

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Shenandoah

Shenandoah

Directed by: Andrew McLaglen

The Lost Letter

The Lost Letter

Directed by: Mikhail Rakovskiy

Three Million Dollars

Three Million Dollars

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: J. Warren Kerrigan, Pauline Bush, George Periolat

Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: Barry O'Neil

Starring: George Lessey, Julia M. Taylor, Mrs. George W. Walters, David Andrada

Country: United States of America

The Miser's Heart

The Miser's Heart

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Linda Arvidson, Lionel Barrymore, William J. Butler, Donald Crisp

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 17, 1911?
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Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. - Moriah - Scotch Medley
  2. - From the Land of the Sky-Blue Water
  3. - I'm Just Pining for You

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