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Monday 16 November 1914

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Eddie Chapman . Tillie's Punctured Romance, directed by Mack Sennett, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

Tillie's Punctured Romance

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Marie Dressler, Mabel Normand

Country: United States

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L'ultima danza

Directed by: Umberto Paradisi

Starring: Grete Berger, Carl Clewing, Jean Ducret

Country: United States

The Wishing Ring: An Idyll of Old England

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Vivian Martin, Alec B. Francis, Chester Barnett

Country: United States

Salomy Jane

Directed by: Lucius Henderson

Starring: Beatriz Michelena, House Peters, William Pike

Country: United States

The Perfect '36'

Starring: Irene Hunt, W.H. Lawrence, Walter Long

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 November 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
  • Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Day for Tolerance
  • Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Eddie Chapman: British World War II spy and double agent, aka Agent Zigzag (d. 1997).
See other famous people born on 16 November
Facts:
  • Federal Reserve System formally opens
  • Pope Benedict XV calls for peace
  • The Federal Reserve Bank of the United States officially opens.
  • Banks of the Federal Reserve open for business. The New York branch receives $100 million from member banks.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1914 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. California and You - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
  2. I'll Do it All Over Again - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1037
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1036
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1035

Books

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

The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

The Eyes of the World

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Pollyanna

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna is a best-selling 1913 novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature, with the title character's name becoming a popular term for someone with the same very optimistic outlook.

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The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

Former school library book with usual stamps and markings.

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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Videogames

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