Sunday 18 August 1918
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Cisco Houston .
The Great Love, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 18 August 1918 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Sailor
Which were the important events of 18 August 1918 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
See other famous people born on 18 August
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1918 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
Tiger Rag - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
Belgian Rose - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows - Harry Fox
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows - Sam Ash
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1918?
- Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1233
- Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1232
- Science: Science vol. 48 issue 1231
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
May Sinclair was a 20th century British women rights activist and novelist who wrote dozens of works, from literary reviews to novels. She also wrote prose and poetry.
In her day, Mary Roberts Rinehart was known as the "American Agatha Christie," which is quite a sign of respect given that Christie is one of the greatest mystery writers in history.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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