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Saturday 19 January 1918

1918-01-19

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Az élet királya, directed by Alfrd Desy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918 while The U.P. Trail by Zane Gre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Az élet királya

Directed by: Alfrd Desy

Starring: Norbert Dn, Bela Lugosi, Annie Gth

Country: United States

Stella Maris

Directed by: Marshall A. Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, Ida Waterman, Herbert Standing

Country: United States

The Legion of Death

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Edith Storey, Philo McCullough, Fred Malatesta

Country: United States

Casanova

Directed by: Alfrd Desy

Starring: Pter Andorffy, Viktor Costa, Alfrd Desy

Country: United States

Shri Krishna Janma

Directed by: Dhundiraj Govind Phalke

Starring: Bhagirathibai, D.D. Dabke, Neelkanth

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 January 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
  • Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
  • St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • National Popcorn Day in United States of America, however some claim this is whatever day the Superbowl lands on.
Famous Birthdays:
  • John H Johnson: United States -- Publisher (Negro Digest, Ebony, Jet).
  • John Johnson: American entrepreneur, the founder of Johnson Publishing, Ebony magazine, Jet magazine and builder of a multi-million-dollar cosmetics and insurance empire, all from a borrowed $500.
See other famous people born on 19 January
Facts:
  • Soviets disallows a Constitution Assembly.
  • Russian Constituent Assembly proclaims Russian Democratic Federative Republic, but was dissolved by Bolshevik government on same day.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1918 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Henry Burr - Somewhere in France is the Lily
  2. Will You Remember? - Olive Kline & Lambert Murphy
  3. Danny Boy - Ernestine Schumann-Heink
  4. Say a Prayer for the Boys Over There - Peerless Quartet

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1918?

  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1203
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1202
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1201

Books

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

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

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.

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The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

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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Dere Mable

By: Edward Streeter

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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