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Wednesday 1 July 1914

1914-07-01

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The King of the Beggars, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The King of the Beggars

Starring: Grete Berger, Carl Clewing, Jean Ducret

Country: United States

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The Land of the Lost

Directed by: Arthur Donaldson

Starring: Mary Pickford, Owen Moore, Isabel Vernon

Country: United States

Stuart Webbs: Das Panzergewölbe

Directed by: Joe May

Starring: Ernst Reicher, Hermann Picha, Fritz Richard

Country: United States

The Million Dollar Mystery

Directed by: Howell Hansell

Starring: Florence La Badie, Marguerite Snow, James Cruze

Country: United States

The Good-for-Nothing

Directed by: George Anderson

Starring: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, Lee Willard, Elsa Lorimer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 July 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
  • Memorial Day in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Cristyl Cranz: Germany -- Slalom (1936 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
  • Magda Gabor: Budapest, Hungary -- Actress (People vs.
  • Earle Warren: American jazz musician, an alto & baritone saxophone and clarinet player, and singer, best known for his work with the Count Basie band.
  • P Kandiah: Ceylonese academic and politician (d. 1960).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1914 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Celebratin' Day in Tennessee - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
  2. You're Here and I'm Here - Harry Macdonough & Olive Kline

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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1017
  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1016
  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1015

Books

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

The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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Pollyanna

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (ISBN 9781439297513 ).

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The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

With few exceptions, the incidents recorded in these pages take place in one of the largest cities of the United States of America, and of that portion called the Middle West,—a city once conservative and provincial, and rather proud of ...

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

The day was Thursday; the month, October, rushing to its close; and the battered alarm-clock on the red mantel stood at precisely one o'clock. The room was enormous, high and generally dim, the third floor front of Miss Pim's boarding-house ...

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