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Thursday 12 October 1916

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alice Childress . Romeo and Juliet, directed by Francis X. Bushman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: Francis X. Bushman

Starring: Francis X. Bushman, Beverly Bayne, Horace Vinton

Country: United States

A Daughter of the Gods

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Annette Kellerman, William E. Shay, Hal De Forest

Country: United States

The Voice of Love

Directed by: Rae Berger

Starring: Winifred Greenwood, Edward Coxen, George Field

Country: United States

The Return of Draw Egan

Directed by: William S. Hart

Starring: William S. Hart, Margery Wilson, Robert McKim

Country: United States

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The Mutiny of the Bounty

Directed by: Raymond Longford

Starring: Gwil Adams, Mere Amohau, Harry Beaumont

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
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Facts:
  • Boston Red Sox beat Brooklyn Dodgers, four games to one in 13th World Series.
  • Hipólito Yrigoyen is elected President of Argentina.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Pretty Baby - Billy Murray
  2. Have a Heart - Olive Kline & Lambert Murphy
  3. For Dixie and Uncle Sam - Nora Bayes

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1136
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1135
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1134

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...

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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

Mr. Britling Sees it Through is a novel written by H.G. Wells, and deemed as a 'masterpiece' of the wartime experience in England. It was originally published in 1916.

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