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Wednesday 12 April 1911

1911-04-12

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Hamlet, directed by August Blom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Hamlet

Directed by: August Blom

Starring: Alwin Neu, Aage Hertel, Ella La Cour

Country: United States

Hamlet

Directed by: William G.B. Barker

Starring: Charles Raymond

Country: United States

Bushranger's Ransom, or A Ride for Life

Directed by: E.J. Cole

Starring: E.J. Cole's Bohemian Dramatic Company

Country: United States

Captain Starlight, or Gentleman of the Road

Directed by: Alfred Rolfe

Starring: Lily Dampier, Lottie Lyell, Augustus Neville

Country: United States

The Mystery of a Hansom Cab

Directed by: W.J. Lincoln

Starring: Wilfred Lucas, Vivian Prescott, Joseph Graybill

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 April 1911 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Julius I
  • Saint Zeno of Verona
  • Saint Erkembode
  • Saint Damian
  • Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mahmoud Younis: Suez Canal nationalization engineer (Born 1911).
  • Darrell A: Amyx US archaeologist (Greek Ceramics).
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Facts:
  • 1st non-stop London-Paris flight (Pierre Prier in 3h56m)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1911 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. I Love the Name of Mary - Will Oakland
  2. Grizzly Bear - Arthur Collins
  3. Cheer Up, My Honey - Ada Jones & Billy Murray

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Books

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The Broad Highway

By: Jeffrey Farnol

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The Prodigal Judge

By: Vaughan Kester

The Prodigal Judge is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Vaughan Kester is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.

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The Winning of Barbara Worth

By: Harold Bell Wright

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.

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Queed Henry

By: Sydnor Harrison

Originally published in 1911. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies.

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