Friday 19 August 1910


It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). The White Slave Trade, directed by August Blom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1910
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

The White Slave Trade

The White Slave Trade

Directed by: August Blom

Starring: Ellen Diedrich, Victor Fabian, Julie Henriksen

Country: United States

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Ôta Dôkan

Ôta Dôkan

Directed by: Matsunosuke Onoe

Starring: Clays Hansen, Amlie Kierkegaard, Ernst Munkeboe

Country: United States

Hercules and the Big Stick

Hercules and the Big Stick

Directed by: mile Cohl

Starring: Maurice Vinot, Alice Tissot

Country: United States

The Emperor's Messenger

The Emperor's Messenger

Directed by: Luigi Maggi

Starring: Alberto Capozzi, Arrigo Amerio, Oreste Grandi

Country: United States



Directed by: Mario Caserini

Starring: Maria Caserini, Cesare Moltini

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 August 1910 ?

  • 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:
  • Quentin Bell: English artist author/teacher, dies at age 86 (born 1910).
  • Charles Blareau: French musician, a bassist who played with Duke Ellington.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1910 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Contes D' Hoffman - Barcolle Belle Nuit (Oh, Night of Love) - Geraldine Farrar & Antonio Scotti
  2. Carmen - Il Flor Che Aveci A Me (Flower Song) - John McCormack

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

A Modern Chronicle by Winston Churchill

A Modern Chronicle

By: Winston Churchill

Not to be confused with the famous British prime minister, Winston Churchill was a 20th century American author known for best-selling historical fiction and adventure novels.

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The Wild Olive by Anonymous (Basil King)

The Wild Olive

By: Anonymous (Basil King)

Book by Anonymous [Basil King}

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Max Katherine by Cecil Thurston

Max Katherine

By: Cecil Thurston

[ Max Thurston, Katherine Cecil ( Author ) ] { Hardcover } 2008

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