Saturday October 17, 1903
US date format: 10/17/1903, UK date format: 17/10/1903
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 17, 1903). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Arthur Balfour (Conservative), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Louis-Marie Raclet and Jerry Colona.
Don Quichotte, directed by Plamen Kartaloff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 17, 1903?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 17, 1903?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Sousa's Band - Jack Tar March
- Len Spencer - Reuben Haskins' Ride on a Cyclone Auto