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Thursday 16 March 1916

1916-03-16

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Avatar, directed by Carmine Gallone, 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 months ?

Avatar

Directed by: Carmine Gallone

Starring: Soava Gallone, Andrea Habay, Augusto Mastripietri

Country: United States

Daphne and the Pirate

Directed by: William Christy Cabanne

Starring: Lillian Gish, Elliott Dexter, Walter Long

Country: United States

Hell's Hinges

Directed by: Charles Swickard

Starring: William S. Hart, Clara Williams, Jack Standing

Country: United States

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Embers

Directed by: Arthur Maude

Starring: William A. Carroll, Constance Crawley, Nell Franzen

Country: United States

The Three Musketeers

Directed by: Charles Swickard

Starring: Orrin Johnson, Dorothy Dalton, Louise Glaum

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

FoxyTv (1916 TV Series)

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 March 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
  • Saint Benedicta (+1260)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The 7th and 10th US cavalry regiments under John J. Pershing crossed the US-Mexico border to join the hunt for Pancho Villa.

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. We'll Build a Little Home in the U.S.A. - James F. Harrison & James Reed
  2. Old Folks at Home - Taylor Trio
  3. Everybody - Bert Williams
  4. Stop, Look, and Listen (Medley) - Victor Military Band

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1106
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1105
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1104

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

This story, as I have put it down here, begins at Prescott, Arizona, in one of those far-western years that saw the passing of the Indian and the coming of the automobile.

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Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...

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