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Monday 13 January 1919

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Army Archerd and Robert Stack. Auction of Souls, directed by Oscar Apfel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919 while The Four Horseman of the Apocalypse by Vicente Blasco Ibanez was one of the best selling books.
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 30 days ?

Auction of Souls

Directed by: Oscar Apfel

Starring: Aurora Mardiganian, Irving Cummings, Anna Q. Nilsson

Country: United States

The Lightning Raider

Directed by: George B. Seitz

Starring: Pearl White, Warner Oland, Henry G. Sell

Country: United States

Das Schicksal der Maria Keith

Directed by: Rudolf Walther-Fein

Starring: Hans Werder, Maria Zelenka, Hans Wallner

Country: United States

Your Wife and Mine

Directed by: Eve Dorrington

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

Country: United States

The Heart of Humanity

Directed by: Allen Holubar

Starring: Dorothy Phillips, William Stowell, Robert Anderson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 January 1919 ?

Holidays:
  • In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Army Archerd: Hollywood columnist / TV host (Movie Game).
  • Robert Stack: American actor nominated for seven Emmys, winning one in 1960 for his series "The Untouchables.
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Facts:
  • Dutch Soccer team OSV forms.
  • Worker's councils in Berlin end the general strike Spartacus Week is over.
  • Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht are murdered following the Spartacist uprising.
  • The Boston Molasses Disaster: A wave of molasses released from an exploding storage tank sweeps through Boston, killing 21 and injuring 150.
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski becomes Premier of Poland.

Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. They'll Be Mighty Proud in Dixie of Their Old Black Joe - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
  2. Beautiful Ohio - Prince's Orchestra
  3. Al Jolson - Tell That to the Marines

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1254
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1253
  • Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1252

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

One of the greatest English writers of the 19th century was a Polish-born man who couldn’t even speak English fluently until he had entered adulthood. Nevertheless, Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) went on to have a well-regarded literary career that bridged Romanticism ...

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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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