Sunday 5 November 1916


It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). American Aristocracy, directed by Lloyd Ingraham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

American Aristocracy

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!

It Is for England!

Directed by: Laurence Cowen

Starring: Helene Gingold, Percy Moran, Margaret Shelley

Country: United States

Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: J. Gordon Edwards

Starring: Theda Bara, Harry Hilliard, Glen White

Country: United States

Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: Francis X. Bushman

Starring: Francis X. Bushman, Beverly Bayne, Horace Vinton

Country: United States

A Daughter of the Gods

A Daughter of the Gods

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Annette Kellerman, William E. Shay, Hal De Forest

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 November 1916 ?

  • R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
  • St. Laetus
  • Pope Zachary
  • St. Sylvia
  • St. Magnus
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  • Emperor Wilhelm II and French Jozef I establishes kingdom of Poland
  • Second Chamber accept initial impetus to general males / female suffrage
  • The Kingdom of Poland is proclaimed by the Act of November 5th of the emperors of Germany and Austria-Hungary.
  • The Everett Massacre takes place in Everett, Washington as political differences lead to a shoot-out between the Industrial Workers of the World organizers and local police.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Joe Turner Blues - Prince's Orchestra
  2. By the Sad Luana Shore - Marguerite Farrell

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1140


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

Seventeen by Booth Tarkington


By: Booth Tarkington

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When a Man's a Man by Harold Bell Wright

When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

This story, as I have put it down here, begins at Prescott, Arizona, in one of those far-western years that saw the passing of the Indian and the coming of the automobile.

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Just David by Eleanor H. Porter

Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

An unabridged, fully illustrated edition of the Eleanor Porter's (1916) classic

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells

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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