Wednesday 8 July 1914
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Francois Vignole and Jyoti Basu.
The King of the Beggars, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Stuart Webbs: Das Panzergewölbe
The Million Dollar Mystery
Which were the important events of 8 July 1914 ?
- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
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Francois Vignole: France sport Champion.
Jyoti Basu: Indian politician 6th Chief Minister of West Bengal (d. 2010).
Billy Eckstine: American jazz singer ("Fools Rush In"), dies at age 78 of stroke (born 1914).
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1914 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
In the Town Where I was Born - Owen McCormack
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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1914?
- Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1018
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1017
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1016
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.
Pollyanna Grows Up is a 1915 children's novel by Eleanor H. Porter. It is the first of many sequels to Porter's best-selling Pollyanna (1913), but is the only one written by Porter herself; the numerous later additions to the Pollyanna ...
Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have ...
The day was Thursday; the month, October, rushing to its close; and the battered alarm-clock on the red mantel stood at precisely one o'clock. The room was enormous, high and generally dim, the third floor front of Miss Pim's boarding-house ...
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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