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Tuesday 17 September 1918

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 17, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Chaim Herzog and Hubert Rostaing. Huns and Hyphens, directed by Larry Semon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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What the sky looked like on 17 September 1918

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Huns and Hyphens

Directed by: Larry Semon

Starring: Stan Laurel, Larry Semon, Madge Kirby, Mae Laurel

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To the Rescue

Directed by: Melanie Wood

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Shifting Sands

Directed by: Albert Parker

Starring: Gloria Swanson, Joe King, Harvey Clark, Leone Carton

Country: United States

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A Pair of Silk Stockings

Directed by: Walter Edwards

Starring: Constance Talmadge, Harrison Ford, Wanda Hawley, Vera Doria

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I Don't Want to Be a Man

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Ossi Oswalda, Curt Goetz, Ferry Sikla, Margarete Kupfer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 September 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • 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.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Chaim Herzog: Israeli politician, soldier, lawyer and author who served as the sixth President of Israel.
  • Hubert Rostaing: French jazz musician (clarinetist and tenor saxophonist) and film/classical music composer.
  • Henri Sexe: Besan?on EXecutives.
  • Lea Gottlieb: Hungarian-Israeli fashion designer founded the Gottex Company (d. 2012).
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 17, 1918 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1918 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. I'm Gonna Pin My Medal on the Girl I Left Behind - Peerless Quartet
  2. There's a Lump of Sugar Down in Dixie - Marion Harris
  3. Missouri Waltz - Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra

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