Friday 17 September 1915
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include M F Husain and Heinrich Heimann.
Regeneration, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 September 1915
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 September 1915 ?
- 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)
- The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
- Angola - National Heroes' Day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1915 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Evening Song - John McCormack
- La Mia Canzone (My Song to Thee) - Enrico Caruso
- When Sunday Comes to Town - Arthur Fields