Friday December 28, 1917

US date format: 12/28/1917, UK date format: 28/12/1917

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 28, 1917). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Ellis Clarke and William Blakefield. A Trip to the Moon, directed by Georges Méliès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.

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Movies

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A Trip to the Moon

A Trip to the Moon

Directed by: Georges Méliès

Starring: Georges Méliès, Victor André, Bleuette Bernon, Brunnet

A Modern Musketeer

A Modern Musketeer

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Marjorie Daw, Kathleen Kirkham, Eugene Ormonde

Country: United States of America

The Scarlet Car

The Scarlet Car

Directed by: Joseph De Grasse

Starring: Franklyn Farnum, Edith Johnson, Lon Chaney, Sam De Grasse

Country: United States of America

The Adventurer

The Adventurer

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Henry Bergman

Seven Keys to Baldpate

Seven Keys to Baldpate

Directed by: Hugh Ford

Starring: George M. Cohan, Anna Q. Nilsson, Hedda Hopper, Corene Uzzell

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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Days to next December 28

If December 28, 1917 is your birthday you're 102 years, 7 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 25 days.
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