Friday October 19, 1917

US date format: 10/19/1917, UK date format: 19/10/1917

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 19, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include René Laurentin and William Blass. The Adventurer, directed by Charles Chaplin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Adventurer

The Adventurer

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Henry Bergman

Seven Keys to Baldpate

Seven Keys to Baldpate

Directed by: Hugh Ford

Starring: George M. Cohan, Anna Q. Nilsson, Hedda Hopper, Corene Uzzell

Country: United States of America



Directed by: Ruth Ann Baldwin

Starring: Joseph W. Girard, Leo Pierson, William Dyer, Mattie Witting

Country: United States of America

All at Sea

All at Sea

Directed by: Charles Frend

Birds of a Feather

Birds of a Feather

Directed by: Curtis Franklin


Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 19, 1917?


  • Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
  • Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
  • Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
  • Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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  • The Love Field in Dallas, Texas is opened.

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Music charts

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

  1. - I May be gone for a Long, Long Time
  2. - I May be Gone for a Long, Long Time
  3. - Shenandoah
  4. - Indiana

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