Friday 4 January 1918
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Legion of Death, directed by Tod Browning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 4 January 1918 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the important events of 4 January 1918 ?
- Spaghetti Day
- Ogoni Day
- The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
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Norman Dale "Buddy" Baker in Missouri: USA; musician, composer for hundreds of Disney attractions, movies, TV shows, The Mickey Mouse Club, The Monkey's Uncle, named a Disney Legend in 1998.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1918 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1918?
- Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1201
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1200
- Science: Science vol. 46 issue 1199
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
May Sinclair was a 20th century British women rights activist and novelist who wrote dozens of works, from literary reviews to novels. She also wrote prose and poetry.
In her day, Mary Roberts Rinehart was known as the "American Agatha Christie," which is quite a sign of respect given that Christie is one of the greatest mystery writers in history.
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