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Monday 15 April 1918

1918-04-15

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Trap, directed by George Archainbaud, 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 Trap

Directed by: George Archainbaud

Starring: Alice Brady, Curtis Cooksey, Crauford Kent

Country: United States

Chase Me Charlie

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Leo White

Country: United States

The Blue Bird

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Tula Belle, Robin Macdougall, Edwin E. Reed

Country: United States

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Hearts of the World

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Adolph Lestina

Country: United States

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Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Directed by: Marshall A. Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, William Scott, Kate Price

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 April 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • Major League Baseball celebrates "Jackie Robinson Day" each April 15 in all MLB ballparks.
  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Petrus Gonzalez
  • In the United States, April 15 is the official deadline for filing tax returns: all forms mailed to the IRS must be postmarked no later than this day, so many post offices across the country stay open until midnight to accommodate procrastinators (or those who owe tax and want to wait as late as possible to pay). (If this day falls on the weekend, as in 2006, the following Monday becomes the deadline. Additionally in 2006, Patriot's Day moved the tax deadline to Tuesday, April 18, for those in
  • Father Damien Day ? celebrated annually in Hawai'i.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Hans Billian: German film director screenwriter and actor (d. 2007).
  • Doris Battle: American astrologer, one of the unsung heroes in her field who never became famous but supported professional astrology with membership in AFA, June 1955, and studies in the Church of Light and contributions to the Theosophical Society and whose work touched the life of many people.
  • John Baragrey Haleyville Alabama actor (Creeper: Colossus of New York).
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Facts:
  • Clemenceau publishes secret French / Austrian documents

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Indianola - Prince's Orchestra
  2. Hello, My Dearie - Prince's Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1215
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1214
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1213

Books

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

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

May Sinclair was a 20th century British women rights activist and novelist who wrote dozens of works, from literary reviews to novels. She also wrote prose and poetry.

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The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

In her day, Mary Roberts Rinehart was known as the "American Agatha Christie," which is quite a sign of respect given that Christie is one of the greatest mystery writers in history.

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Dere Mable

By: Edward Streeter

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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