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Monday 16 October 1916

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include George Turner and Mary Lewis. Romeo and Juliet, directed by J. Gordon Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: J. Gordon Edwards

Starring: Theda Bara, Harry Hilliard, Glen White

Country: United States

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by: Francis X. Bushman

Starring: Francis X. Bushman, Beverly Bayne, Horace Vinton

Country: United States

A Daughter of the Gods

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Annette Kellerman, William E. Shay, Hal De Forest

Country: United States

The Voice of Love

Directed by: Rae Berger

Starring: Winifred Greenwood, Edward Coxen, George Field

Country: United States

The Return of Draw Egan

Directed by: William S. Hart

Starring: William S. Hart, Margery Wilson, Robert McKim

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 October 1916 ?

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Facts:
  • Dodger manager Wilbert Robinson given $5,000 bonus
  • T E Lawrence (of Arabia) meets with Fasal Hoessein
  • Margaret Sanger founds Planned Parenthood by opening the first U.S. birth control clinic.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Missouri Waltz - Jaudas' Society Orchestra
  2. If I Knock the L Out of Kelly - Ada Jones
  3. When You Drop Off at Cairo, Illinois - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1137
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1136
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1135

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

Seventeen: A Tale of Youth and Summer Time and the Baxter Family Especially William is a humorous novel by Booth Tarkington that gently satirizes first love, in the person of a callow 17-year-old, William Sylvanus Baxter.

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

TITLE: WHEN A MAN'S A MAN By HAROLD BELL WRIGHT 1916 AUTHOR: HAROLD BELL WRIGHT PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: THE BOOK SUPPLY COMPANY, CHICAGO Published August, 1916 EDITION: First Edition with the "Published August, 1916" present CATEGORY: Literature, Rare BINDING/COVER: ...

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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

A profound and very human account of the early years of the war, told from the perspective of a father rather than combatants, but no less revealing.

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