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Monday 8 May 1916

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Swami Chinmayananda and Gordon Scarrott. Sherlock Holmes, directed by Arthur Berthelet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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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 ?

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Arthur Berthelet

Starring: William Gillette, Marjorie Kay, Ernest Maupain

Country: United States

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The Adventures of Peg o' the Ring

Directed by: Francis Ford

Starring: Grace Cunard, Francis Ford, Mark Fenton

Country: United States

Schuhpalast Pinkus

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Ernst Lubitsch, Else Kentner, Guido Herzfeld

Country: United States

Civilization

Directed by: Reginald Barker

Starring: Howard C. Hickman, Enid Markey, Lola May

Country: United States

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Where Are My Children?

Directed by: Tyrone Power Sr.

Starring: Robert B. Mantell, Genevieve Hamper, Stuart Holmes

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

FoxyTv (1916 TV Series)

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • German munitions bunker in Fort Douaumont explodes.

Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. There's a Broken Heart for Every Light on Broadway - Elsie Baker
  2. Hello, Hawaii, How Are You? - Anna Chandler
  3. Memories - Henry Burr

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1114
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1113
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1112

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

William Sylvanus Baxter paused for a moment of thought in front of the drug-store at the corner of Washington Street and Central Avenue. He had an internal question to settle before he entered the store: he wished to allow the ...

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

When A Man's A Man By Harold Bell Wright

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Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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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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