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Monday 17 April 1905

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Louis Jean Heydt and Carlos Oquendo de Amat.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Wonderful Beehive

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

Valtiopäiväkuvia

Directed by: Frans Engstrm

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

Long Hard Slope

Directed by: Tan Xinpei

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

Valsons

Directed by: Alice Guy

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

La malia dell'oro

Directed by: Filoteo Alberini

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Pope Anicetus (died 166)
  • Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
  • Saint Landricus
  • Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
  • Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Louis Jean Heydt: Montclair, New Jersey -- Actor (Joe-Waterfront).
  • Carlos Oquendo de Amat: Peruvian poet, considered one of the most outstanding exponents of contemporary poetry in Peru, along with compatriots Jose Maria Eguren, Cesar Vallejo, Adam Martin and César Moro, among others.
  • Louis Heydt: American journalist and actor (d. 1960).
  • Arthur Lake: Corbin, Kentucky -- Actor (Dagwood-Blondie).
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Facts:
  • US Supreme court judges maximum work day unconstitutional.
  • The Supreme Court of the United States decides Lochner v. New York which holds that the ''right to free contract'' is implicit in the due process clause of the Fourteenth Amendment of the United States Constitution.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1905 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. The Day That You Grew Colder - Richard Jose
  2. It Makes Me Think of Home, Sweet Home - Byron G. Harlan
  3. When I'm Away from You, Dear - Richard Jose

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Books

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The Marriage of William Ashe

By: Mary Augusta Ward

The novel is a story of English social and political life. William Ashe is a rich, handsome, and successful politician, and heir to the title of Earl of Tranmore.

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Sandy Alice

By: Hegan Rice

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The Garden of Allah

By: Robert Hichens

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work ...

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The Clansman

By: Thomas Dixon, Jr.

The original controversial book on which the controversial film was based! Were it not for director D. W. Griffith’s immortalization in the controversial 1915 silent film, “The Birth of a Nation,” few would know that name of Rev.

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