Tuesday 26 June 1917
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include William Hamilton .
Little Women, directed by Alexander Butler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while Wildfire by Zane Gre 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 26 June 1917 ?
- Saints John and Paul
- The United Nations' Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
- Flag Day in Romania
- Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
- Independence Day in Madagascar
- Saint Josemarfa Escriv� (d. 1975)
- The first U.S. troops arrive in France to fight alongside Britain, France, Italy, and Russia against Germany, and Austria-Hungary in World War I.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1917 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Boy Scouts of America March - Victor Military Band
- From Here to Shanghai - Al Jolson
- Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny, Oh! - American Quartet
- Peerless Quartet - When the Sun Goes Down in Dixie (And the Moon Begins to Rise)
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