Friday 28 September 1917
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michael [George] Somes and Vaclav Kaslik.
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, directed by Marshall Neilan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
while The Light in the Clearing by Irving Bacheller was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 September 1917 ?
- Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
- St. Wenceslas
- French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
- Czech Republic - Czech Statehood Day
- Also see September 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lorenzo Ruiz
- Michael [George] Somes: England, United Kingdom -- Dancer (Royal Ballet).
- Vaclav Kaslik: Czechoslovakia -- Opera composer / conductor.
- Audree Wilson: American noted family, the mother of three teen-age sons who formed a music group with their cousin, Mike Love, called "The Beach Boys.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1917 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- For Your Country and My Country - Frances Alda
- Slippery Hank - Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra
- Indiana - Conway's Band
- You're a Grand Old Flag - Prince's Orchestra
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