Tuesday 20 February 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Frederick Page and Juan Vicente Torrealba.
A Girl's Folly, directed by Maurice Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while The Red Planet by William J. Locke was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1917 ?
- Frederick Page: CEO (British Aerospace Aircraft Group).
- Juan Vicente Torrealba: Venezuelan harpist and composer.
- Maurice Buffenoir: Ch?teau-Thierry Military man.
- Leone Sextus Tollemache: British Army captain (Born 1884).
- Ammunitions ship explodes in Archangelsk harbor, about 1,500 die.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Poor Butterfly - Victor Military Band
- O'Brien is Tryin' to Learn to Talk Hawaiian - Ada Jones
- Mammy's Little Coal Black Rose - Orpheus Quartet
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