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Friday 17 November 1916

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Winson Hudson and Helmut Bastian. American Aristocracy, directed by Lloyd Ingraham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

American Aristocracy

Directed by: Lloyd Ingraham

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Jewel Carmen, C.A. de Lima

Country: United States

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It Is for England!

Directed by: Laurence Cowen

Starring: Helene Gingold, Percy Moran, Margaret Shelley

Country: United States

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
  • Life Day
  • International Students Day
  • R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
  • Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Turn Back the Universe and Give Me Yester Day - Orpheus Quartet
  2. On the South Sea Isle - Sterling Trio
  3. Aida: Celeste Aida (Radiant Aida) - Hipolito Lazaro

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1142
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1141
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1140

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

When A Man's A Man By Harold Bell Wright

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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

Mr. Britling Sees it Through is a novel written by H.G. Wells, and deemed as a 'masterpiece' of the wartime experience in England. It was originally published in 1916.

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