Saturday September 17, 1904
US date format: 9/17/1904, UK date format: 17/9/1904
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 17, 1904). 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 Jerry Colonna and Edgar G Ulmer.
Behind the Scenes, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1904
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 17, 1904?
- RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
- United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
- Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
- Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Raden Ayu Kartini: Indonesian national heroine (Born 1879).