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Friday 1 December 1916

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Earlyne Chaney and Joseph Majault. The Libertine, directed by Joseph A. Golden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Libertine

Directed by: Joseph A. Golden

Starring: John Mason, Alma Hanlon, Marie Alexander

Country: United States

The Golem

Directed by: Henrik Galeen

Starring: Paul Wegener, Henrik Galeen, Lyda Salmonova

Country: United States

American Aristocracy

Directed by: Lloyd Ingraham

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Jewel Carmen, C.A. de Lima

Country: United States

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It Is for England!

Directed by: Laurence Cowen

Starring: Helene Gingold, Percy Moran, Margaret Shelley

Country: United States

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: J. Gordon Edwards

Starring: Theda Bara, Harry Hilliard, Glen White

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 December 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Iceland
  • Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
  • Feast day of St Eligius
  • Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
  • Angola's Pioneers' Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Earlyne Chaney: American Spiritualist Reverend, founder of "Astara" with her husband Robert.
  • Joseph Majault: France Writer.
  • Wan Li: Chinese educator and politician 4th Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China (d. 2015).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1916 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Santa Lucia (Neapolitan Folk Song) - Enrico Caruso
  2. Sing Me to Sleep - Alma Gluck

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1916?

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1144
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1143
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1142

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

When A Man's A Man By Harold Bell Wright

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Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...

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Videogames

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