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Monday 5 August 1901

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Juan Carlos Paz and Claude Autant-Lara. The 'Abbot' and 'Cresceus' Race, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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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 'Abbot' and 'Cresceus' Race

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Country: United States

Forward

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Finishing Touches

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Experimental

Starring: Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 August 1901 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
  • Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 05 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Victoria : British royal family, the Queen of England by the age of 18.
Facts:
  • Peter O'Connor sets the first IAAF recognised long jump world record of 24 ft 11 3/4 ins. The record will stand for 20 years.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1901 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Hello Central, Give Me Heaven - Byron G. Harlan
  2. When I Think of You - Mina Hickman

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

The Crisis

By: Winston Churchill

Romantic tension develops between the four main characters: one, Virginia Carvel, the fashionable daughter of Comyn Carvel, a southern gentleman of the old school; another, Clarence Maxwell Colfax, her n'er-do-well cousin who becomes a stalwart cavalier in the Southern cause ...

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Alice of Old Vincennes

By: Maurice Thompson

Maurice Thompson wrote this popular book that continues to be widely read today despite its age.

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The Helmet of Navarre

By: Bertha Runkle

t the stair-foot the landlord stopped me. "Here, lad, take a candle. The stairs are dark, and, since I like your looks, I would not have you break your neck."

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The Right of Way

By: Gilbert Parker

This book is perfectly layout for reading on e-Reader.

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Videogames

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