Wednesday 28 February 1917
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Odette Laure and John B Connally.
The Poor Little Rich Girl, directed by Maurice Tourneur, 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 28 February 1917
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Which were the important events of 28 February 1917 ?
- Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
- Saint Silvana
- Saint Rufinus
- Saint Oswald (d. 992)
- Saint Romanus (died 463)
- Odette Laure: French actress and cabaret singer.
- Hans Deutgen: Sweden -- World champion archer.
- John B Connally: (Gov / Sen-D / R-Texas), took a bullet with JFK.
- Andr? Gelinet: Marseille Military man.
- Ernesto Alonso: Mexican actor, director, cinematographer, and producer (d. 2007).
- Russian Duma sets up Provisional Committee; workers set up Soviets.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1917 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Katinka (Medley) - Victor Military Band
- They're Wearing 'Em Higher in Hawaii - Morton Harvey
- Keep Your Eye on the Girlie You Love - Peerless Quartet