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Saturday 12 April 1919

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Istvan Anhalt and Maurice Girodias. Blackie's Redemption, directed by John Ince, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Blackie's Redemption

Directed by: John Ince

Starring: Bert Lytell, Alice Lake, Henry Kolker

Country: United States

The Delicious Little Devil

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Mae Murray, Richard Cummings, Harry L. Rattenberry

Country: United States

Halbblut

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Ressel Orla, Carl de Vogt, Gilda Langer

Country: United States

Ingeborg Holm

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Hilda Borgstrm, Aron Lindgren, Erik Lindholm

Country: United States

Hard Boiled

Directed by: Victor L. Schertzinger

Starring: Dorothy Dalton, C.W. Mason, William Courtright

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 April 1919 ?

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.
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Facts:
  • British Parliament passes a 48-hour work week with minimum wages.
  • Murderer Henri Désiré Landru is arrested.
  • Amritsar Massacre: British and Gurkha troops massacre 379 Sikhs in the Punjab in India.
  • Eugene V. Debs enters prison at the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia for speaking out against the draft during World War I.

Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Kentucky Dreams - Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra
  2. Beautiful Ohio - Olive Kline & Marguerite Dunlap

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1267
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1266
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1265

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold is an exploration of the dangerous appetites of men and of human vulnerability, as well as a profound meditation on the emotional boundary between people.

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

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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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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Videogames

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