Sunday 21 January 1917
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rohan Butler and Maurice Mercadier.
Great Expectations, directed by Robert G. Vignola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while The Light in the Clearing by Irving Bacheller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1917 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Horace Wright - My Own Iona
- Way Down in Iowa, I'm Going to Hide Away - Irving Kaufman
- Someone Else May be There While I'm Gone - Al Jolson
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?