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Friday 13 December 1918

It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Rosalia Lombardo and Bill Vukovich. The Squaw Man, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Squaw Man

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Elliott Dexter, Ann Little, Katherine MacDonald

Country: United States

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Judex

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Ren Crest, Musidora, Ren Poyen

Country: United States

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All Night

Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Carmel Myers, Rudolph Valentino, Charles Dorian

Country: United States

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The Greatest Thing in Life

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: David Butler, Lillian Gish, Robert Harron

Country: United States

Mästerkatten i stövlar

Directed by: John W. Brunius

Starring: Sam Ask, John W. Brunius, Anna Carlsten

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 December 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
  • In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
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Facts:
  • Wilson, becomes 1st to make a foreign visit as President (France)
  • US army of occupation crosses the Rhine, enters Germany.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1918 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Oui, Oui, Marie - Arthur Fields
  2. Smiles - Lambert Murphy
  3. The Yanks Are at it Again - Arthur Fields & Peerless Quartet

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1918?

  • Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1250
  • Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1249
  • Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1248

Books

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

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

The Tree of Heaven draws upon Sinclair’s experiences in the First World War. Concerned with the Harrisoon family, it follows the three children, Michael, Nicky, and Dorothy, as they grow up in the 1900s and face the war as young ...

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The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the ...

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Dere Mable

By: Edward Streeter

This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced from digital images created through the libraries’ mass digitization efforts.

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