Tuesday June 19, 1917

US date format: 6/19/1917, UK date format: 19/6/1917

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 19, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Joshua Nkomo . Wild and Woolly, directed by John Emerson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Wild and Woolly

Wild and Woolly

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Eileen Percy, Calvert Carter, Charles Stevens

Country: United States of America

Two of a Kind

Two of a Kind

Directed by: John Herzfeld

Her Torpedoed Love

Her Torpedoed Love

Directed by: Frank Griffin

Starring: Louise Fazenda, Ford Sterling, Wayland Trask, Harry Booker

A Mormon Maid

A Mormon Maid

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Mae Murray, Frank Borzage, Hobart Bosworth, Edythe Chapman

Country: United States of America

Max Wants a Divorce

Max Wants a Divorce

Directed by: Max Linder

Starring: Max Linder, Martha Mansfield, Helen Ferguson, Francine Larrimore


Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 19, 1917?


  • Juneteenth ? celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation.


  • After WWI King George V ordered members of British royal family to dispense with German titles and surnames, they take the name Windsor

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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 19, 1917?
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Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. - Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny, Oh!
  2. - From Here to Shanghai
  3. - When the Sun Goes Down in Dixie (And the Moon Begins to Rise)
  4. - Boy Scouts of America March

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