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Wednesday 16 April 1919

1919-04-16

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Blackie's Redemption, directed by John Ince, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Blackie's Redemption

Directed by: John Ince

Starring: Bert Lytell, Alice Lake, Henry Kolker

Country: United States

The Delicious Little Devil

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Mae Murray, Richard Cummings, Harry L. Rattenberry

Country: United States

Halbblut

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Ressel Orla, Carl de Vogt, Gilda Langer

Country: United States

Ingeborg Holm

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Hilda Borgstrm, Aron Lindgren, Erik Lindholm

Country: United States

Hard Boiled

Directed by: Victor L. Schertzinger

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

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 April 1919 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Bernadette
  • Blessed HervT of Tours
  • Saint Turibius
  • Saint Fructuosus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Nilla Pizzi: Italian singer (d. 2011).
  • Pedro Vázquez: Mexican architect designed the Tijuana Cultural Center and National Museum of Anthropology (d. 2013).
  • Thomas Willmore: English geometer and academic (d. 2005).
  • Edward Tovrea: American businessman, heir to the Tovrea fortune, son of Philip Tovrea and his first wife.
  • Tom Willmore: English geometer (d. 2005).
See other famous people born on 16 April
Facts:
  • Polish : Soviet War: The Polish army launches the Vilna offensive to capture Vilnius in modern Lithuania.
  • Gandhi organizes a day of ''prayer and fasting'' in response to the killing of Indian protesters in the Amritsar Massacre by the British.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Kentucky Dreams - Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra
  2. Beautiful Ohio - Olive Kline & Marguerite Dunlap

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1267
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1266
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1265

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad was a prominent British writer who is considered to be one of the greatest authors in English literature. Conrad joined the British merchant marine when he was 20 years old and many of his stories are set at ...

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

The darkening storm of the first World War threatens to tear apart the lives of a group of friends. At the eye of the storm is Clayton Spencer, an ambitious businessman, who must risk everything to be with the woman ...

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The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land

By: Ralph Connor

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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