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Monday 14 August 1916

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Rolling Stones, directed by Del Henderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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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 ?

Rolling Stones

Directed by: Del Henderson

Starring: Owen Moore, Marguerite Courtot, Denman Maley

Country: United States

The Devil's Needle

Directed by: Chester Withey

Starring: Tully Marshall, Norma Talmadge, Marguerite Marsh

Country: United States

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Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Douglas Fairbanks, Spottiswoode Aitken

Country: United States

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The Girl Who Wrecked His Home

Directed by: Albert Ward

Starring: Harry Lonsdale, Alice Belmore, Arthur Poole

Country: United States

Purity

Directed by: Rae Berger

Starring: Audrey Munson, Nigel De Brulier, Alfred Hollingsworth

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 August 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
Famous Birthdays:
  • Andrew Kay: Scottish physician, surgeon and regius professor of Surgery at the University of Glasgow from October 1964.
  • Fumio Fujimura: Japanese baseball player and manager (d. 1992).
  • Wellington Mara: Co-Owner of the New York Giants (d. 2005).
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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. They Made it Twice as Nice as Paradise (And They Called it Dixieland) - Geoffrey O'Hara

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1128
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1127
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1126

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

Dodo Collections brings you another classic from Harold Bell Wright, ‘When A Man’s A Man.’ This is the story of a man who regained that which in his youth had been lost to him; and of how, even when he ...

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Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Just David is a 1916 children's novel by Eleanor H. Porter. It was among the top six bestsellers in cities across the United States in 1916, and in July 1916 it was the second bestselling novel.

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

Mr Britling Sees It Through was first published in 1916. Set in the summer of 1914 the main hero, Mr Britling, is an eccentric writer whose days are spent at luxurious house parties socialising with a lot of international guests.

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