Thursday 26 July 1917
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bertil Nordahl and Richard Desborough Burnell.
Thirst, directed by Greg Kiefer, 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 26 July 1917
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1917 ?
- Bertil Nordahl: Sweden -- Soccer player (1948 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Richard Desborough Burnell: England, United Kingdom -- Double sculls (1948 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Jacques Monier: Elbeuf physician.
- Alberta Adams: American singer (d. 2014).
- J Edgar Hoover gets job on ministry of Justice
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Night Time in Little Italy - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
- The Man Behind the Hammer and the Plow - Prince's Orchestra
- Lookout Mountain - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell