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Monday 17 November 1919

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Hershy Kay and Ludwig Freiherr von Hammerstein-Equord. Anne of Green Gables, directed by William Desmond Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Anne of Green Gables

Directed by: William Desmond Taylor

Starring: Mary Miles Minter, Paul Kelly, Marcia Harris

Country: United States

Male and Female

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Theodore Roberts, Raymond Hatton

Country: United States

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Blind Husbands

Directed by: Erich Stroheim

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Francelia Billington, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

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The Dragon Painter

Directed by: William Worthington

Starring: Sessue Hayakawa, Tsuru Aoki, Edward Peil Sr.

Country: United States

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Dalagang bukid

Directed by: Jose Nepomuceno

Starring: Atang Dela Rama, Mar I. Esmeralda

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 November 1919 ?

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 1919 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. You Can't Get Lovin' Where There Ain't No Love - Nora Bayes
  2. Oh! How She Can Sing - Van & Schenck
  3. You Don't Need the Wine to Have a Wonderful Time - Eddie Cantor

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1919?

  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1298
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1297
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1296

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold is a novel by Joseph Conrad, published in 1919. It was originally titled "The Laugh" and published serially in Lloyd's Magazine from December 1918 to February 1920.

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

Published in 1919, and set on the eve of America's entry into World War I, this complex, multi-generational family drama focuses on an ambitious businessman, Clayton Spencer, who is increasingly estranged from his wife and rebellious son, Graham.

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The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land

By: Ralph Connor

Ralph Connor was an acclaimed Presbyterian Church leader in Canada during the early 20th century, but today he is best known for being a novelist who wrote popular stories about the frontier.

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