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Saturday 9 December 1916

1916-12-09

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Libertine, directed by Joseph A. Golden, 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 months ?

The Libertine

Directed by: Joseph A. Golden

Starring: John Mason, Alma Hanlon, Marie Alexander

Country: United States

The Golem

Directed by: Henrik Galeen

Starring: Paul Wegener, Henrik Galeen, Lyda Salmonova

Country: United States

American Aristocracy

Directed by: Lloyd Ingraham

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Jewel Carmen, C.A. de Lima

Country: United States

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It Is for England!

Directed by: Laurence Cowen

Starring: Helene Gingold, Percy Moran, Margaret Shelley

Country: United States

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: J. Gordon Edwards

Starring: Theda Bara, Harry Hilliard, Glen White

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 December 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Anti-Corruption Day [1]
  • Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
  • Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
  • Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
  • Scandinavia (specifically Sweden): Anna's Day. Recognizes everyone named Anna, and marks the day to start the preparation process of the lutefisk to be consumed on Christmas Eve.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jacques Léauté: French criminologist and author of several books including "Droit pénal et sociologie criminelle" [Criminal law and sociology] (1956) and "Les Prisons (Que sais-je?)" (1968).
  • Jerome Beatty Jr: American author (d. 2002).
  • Jerome Beatty: Jr.
  • Kirk Douglas: American actor, on-screen from 1946 in some 82 films; thrillers, westerns and costume epics.
  • Wolfgang Hildesheimer: German / Swiss architect / writer (Mozart biog).
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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen - Walter Van Brunt

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1145
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1144
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1143

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

This story, as I have put it down here, begins at Prescott, Arizona, in one of those far-western years that saw the passing of the Indian and the coming of the automobile.

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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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