Sunday 26 August 1917
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jan Clayton and William French.
Hilde Warren und der Tod, directed by Joe May, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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 26 August 1917 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Havanola Fox-Trot - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
- Till the Clouds roll By - Prince's Orchestra
- All the World Will be Jealous of Me - Henry Burr
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?