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Monday 17 October 1904

US date format: 10/17/1904, UK date format: 17/10/1904

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 17, 1904). The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jose Hinojosa . A Railway Tragedy, directed by Unavailable, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

A Railway Tragedy

Directed by: Unavailable

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Nervy Nat Kisses the Bride

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

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Le voyage à travers l'impossible

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès, Fernande Albany, Jehanne d'Alcy, May de Lavergne

An Englishman's Trip to Paris from London


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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 October 1904 ?

  • 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
  • Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jose Hinojosa: Spanish poet of the Generation of '27, introducer in Spain of the surrealist poetry.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bank of Italy (Bank of America) opens its doors.

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Planetary positions on October 17, 1904 - Geocentric view

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