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Saturday 9 August 1919

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Die Rache des Titanen, directed by Fern Andra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Die Rache des Titanen

Directed by: Fern Andra

Starring: Fern Andra, Johannes Riemann, Gustav Czimeg

Country: United States

The Mask

Directed by: Ewald Andr Dupont

Starring: Lil Dagover, Wilhelm Diegelmann, Max Landa

Country: United States

Hamlet

Directed by: Eleuterio Rodolfi

Starring: Ruggero Ruggeri, Helena Makowska, Mercedes Brignone

Country: United States

The Fall of Babylon

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Tully Marshall, Constance Talmadge, Alfred Paget

Country: United States

The Lost Battalion

Directed by: Burton King

Starring: Robert Alexander, George G. McMurtry, Charles W. Whittlesey

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 August 1919 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Nathy (or David)
  • Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
  • St. Fedlimid/Felimy
  • St. Romanus Ostiarius
  • St. Edith Stein
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ernst Haeckel: German biologist, zoologist, evolutionist, naturalist, philosopher, physician and artist who discovered, described and named thousands of new species, mapped genealogical tree relating all life forms, and coined many terms in biology.
  • Ruggiero Leoncavallo: Italian opera composer.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1919 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I'll Say She Does - Al Jolson
  2. Spirt of Independence March - Conway's Band

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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1919?

  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1284
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1283
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1282

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold is a novel by Joseph Conrad, published in 1919. The story is set in Marseille in the 1870s during the Third Carlist War.

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land

By: Ralph Connor

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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