Thursday 25 October 1917
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 25, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lee MacPhail .
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..
What the sky looked like on 25 October 1917
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Which were the important events of 25 October 1917 ?
- Day of the Romanian Army
- Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
- Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
- Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Feast day of Saints Crispin and Crispian; Six Welsh martyrs and companions; forty martyrs of England and Wales
- Kazakhstan - Republic Day
- Lee MacPhail: American baseball player and manager (d. 2012).
- In Russia, Bolsheviks led by Vladimir Lenin seizes power
- Pan-Russian Congress opens in Petrograd
- Traditionally understood date of the October Revolution, involving the capture of the Winter Palace, Petrograd, Russia. The date refers to the Julian Calendar date, and corresponds with November 7 in the Gregorian calendar.
- O.S.) ampndash (traditional beginning date of the Bolshevik Revolution amp Russian Civil War).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1917 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Lily of the Valley - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- Musical Sam from Alabam' - Peerless Quartet