Tuesday 23 January 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 23, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Luz del Fuego and James Palmer.
The Ocean Waif, directed by Alice Guy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 January 1917
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Which were the important events of 23 January 1917 ?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
- Luz del Fuego: Brazilian public figure, a dancer and naturalist, a woman well ahead of her time celebrated for being a liberal and an activist for nudity, which was practiced freely on the Island of Cobras.
- James Palmer: Climax Springs Military man.