Wednesday 8 January 1919
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Lightning Raider, directed by George B. Seitz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 8 January 1919 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Das Schicksal der Maria Keith
Which were the important events of 8 January 1919 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
See famous people born on 08 January
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1919 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
When You Come Back, and You Will Come Back - Orpheus Quartet
O Death, Where is Thy Sting? - Bert Williams
Oh How I Wish I Could Sleep Until My Daddy Comes Back Home - Henry Burr
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 (Anitra's Dance) - Philadelphia Orchestra (Leopold Stokowski, Conductor)
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in January 1919?
- Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1253
- Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1252
- Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1251
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The Arrow of Gold is a novel by Joseph Conrad, published in 1919. It was originally titled "The Laugh" and published serially in Lloyd's Magazine from December 1918 to February 1920.
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.
Ralph Connor was an acclaimed Presbyterian Church leader in Canada during the early 20th century, but today he is best known for being a novelist who wrote popular stories about the frontier.
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