Wednesday 20 May 1914
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Corneliu Coposu and Hideko Maehata.
The Jungle, directed by George Irving, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
The Life of General Villa
Which were the important events of 20 May 1914 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
See other famous people born on 20 May
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1914 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
Amor Mio (My Love) - Enrico Caruso
O Sole Mio (My Sunshine) - Alan Turner
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Genealogy: find out your family heritage
What news were making the headlines those days in May 1914?
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1011
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1010
- Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1009
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.
Pollyanna Grows Up is a 1915 children's novel by Eleanor H. Porter. It is the first of many sequels to Porter's best-selling Pollyanna (1913), but is the only one written by Porter herself; the numerous later additions to the Pollyanna ...
Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have ...
The day was Thursday; the month, October, rushing to its close; and the battered alarm-clock on the red mantel stood at precisely one o'clock. The room was enormous, high and generally dim, the third floor front of Miss Pim's boarding-house ...
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 20 May 1914 is such a special date for you!