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Wednesday 6 March 1918

1918-03-06

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Hearts of the World, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Hearts of the World

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Adolph Lestina

Country: United States

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Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Directed by: Marshall A. Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, William Scott, Kate Price

Country: United States

The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin

Directed by: Rupert Julian

Starring: Rupert Julian, Elmo Lincoln, Nigel De Brulier

Country: United States

The Unbeliever

Directed by: Alan Crosland

Starring: Marguerite Courtot, Raymond McKee, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

Go West, Young Man

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Tom Moore, Ora Carew, Melbourne MacDowell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 March 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • In Ghana, - The National independence day.
  • Casimir Pulaski Day in Illinois (2006, first Monday of March).
  • Saint Chrodegang
  • Saint Fridolin
  • Saint Coleta of Ghent
Famous Birthdays:
  • Leslie Smith: English businessman co-founded Lesney Products (d. 2005).
  • Jacques Baumel: French resistance fighter (under the aliases 'Saint-Just' ',' 'Berneix' or 'Rossini'), deputy in the National Assembly, a Senator, an important leader of the Gaullist movement, and Secretary of State and mayor of Rueil-Malmaison.
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Facts:
  • US naval boat Cyclops disappears in Bermuda Triangle
  • The Finnish Air Force is founded. The blue swastika is adopted as its symbol as a tribute to the Swedish explorer and aviator Eric von Rosen, who donated the first plane. Von Rosen had painted the Buddhist symbol on the plane as his personal lucky insignia.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1918 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Hail! Hail! The Gang's All Here - Irving Kaufman
  2. Calling Me Home to You - Oscar Seagle
  3. A Midsummer Night's Dream - Scherzo - Philadelphia Orchestra (Leopold Stokowski, Conductor)
  4. The Battle Hymn of the Republic - Thomas Chalmers

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1918?

  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1209
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1208
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1207

Books

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

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked, blind-bordered cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the panel edges. Spine band somewhat scuffed and dust-dulled. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.

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The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

Leopold is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public.

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Dere Mable

By: Edward Streeter

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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