Friday 14 August 1914
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Call of the North, directed by Oscar Apfel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1914 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Henri Pineau: Fontenay sous Bois EXecutives.
- Andrea Leeds: Actress (Stage Door, Earthbound), dies of cancer at 70.
- Sydney Wooderson: Miler (world record 1937).
- Henri Pequignot: Toulon physician.
- British field marshal John French and General Wilson land in France
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1914 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Puppchen - Prince's Orchestra
- Ave Maria - John McCormack
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1914?
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