Sunday 28 January 1917
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Eivind Erichsen and Pierre Chaffiotte.
Rosie O'Grady, directed by John H. Collins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1917 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Eivind Erichsen: Norwegian economist and senior civil servant.
- Pierre Chaffiotte: French engineer, administrator and director; a motor mechanic who filed more than 30 patents during his career.
- John Schaetzel: American business consultant, executive.
- Walter Schmidt: Germany Military man.
- Municipally owned streetcars take to the streets of San Francisco, California.
- The United States ends its search for Pancho Villa.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1917 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- O'Brien is Tryin' to Learn to Talk Hawaiian - Horace Wright
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