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Wednesday 19 August 1903

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include James Gould Cozzens and Muriel Kirkland. Reliance: Shamrock III, directed by N/A, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1903
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Reliance: Shamrock III

Directed by: N/A

Starring: N/A

Country: France

Reliance: Shamrock III

Starring: Margrethe Andersen, Clara Rasmussen

Country: United States

Pica, pica Compadrito

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: N/A

Country: Argentina

Pica, pica Compadrito

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Margrethe Andersen, Clara Rasmussen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
  • RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
  • Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
  • National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
  • National Aviation Day, USA
Famous Birthdays:
  • James Gould Cozzens: United States -- Novelist (1949 Pulitzer-Guard of Honor).
  • Muriel Kirkland: Yonkers, New York -- Actress (Fast Workers, Hold Your Man).
  • James Cozzens: American author of some 16 books and many short stories which include "S.
  • Claude Dauphin: French screen/stage/tv actor.
  • Isabel Hickey: American astrologer and writer who practiced Humanist Astrology with a psychological approach.
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Facts:
  • Phillies suffer record 9th straight posponed game

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Books

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Lady Rose's Daughter

By: Mary Augusta Ward

"The most marvelous work of its wonderful author." --New York World "We touch regions and attain altitudes which it is not given to the ordinary novelist even to approach."

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Gordon Keith

By: Thomas Nelson Page

Thomas Nelson Page was a Virginian author, and ambassador to Italy during the Wilson administration. He is best known for his postbellum Southern work.

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The Pit

By: Frank Norris

This classic literary critique of turn-of-the-century capitalism in the United States reveals Norris's powerful story of an obsessed trader intent on cornering the wheat market and the consequences of his unchecked greed.

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Lovey Mary

By: Alice Hegan Rice

By the Author of Mrs. Wiggs Of The Cabbage Patch

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