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Friday 8 February 1918

1918-02-08

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Unbeliever, directed by Alan Crosland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

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

'Blue Blazes' Rawden

Directed by: William S. Hart

Starring: William S. Hart, Maude George, Robert McKim

Country: United States

Tarzan of the Apes

Directed by: Scott Sidney

Starring: Elmo Lincoln, Enid Markey, True Boardman

Country: United States

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Az élet királya

Directed by: Alfrd Desy

Starring: Norbert Dn, Bela Lugosi, Annie Gth

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 February 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Pierre Nicolaÿ: French official, who served as Vice President of the Council of State from 1982 to 1987 and as president of the French Institute of Administrative Sciences during the same period.
  • Freddie Blassie: American wrestler and manager (d. 2003).
  • Fred Blassie: American professional wrestler (d. 2003).
  • John Intoxication: resistance fighter.
  • Lord Maxd Rayne: English broker / multi-millionaire.
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Facts:
  • Stars & Stripes, weekly US armed forces newspaper, 1st published

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Livery Stable Blues - W.C. Handy's Orchestra
  2. Mighty Lak' a Rose - Geraldine Farrar

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1206
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1205
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1204

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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