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Tuesday 21 January 1919

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jinx Falkenburg and Eric ''Winkle'' Brown. A Romance of Happy Valley, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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 this week ?

A Romance of Happy Valley

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lydia Yeamans Titus, Robert Harron, Kate Bruce

Country: United States

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Adele

Directed by: Wallace Worsley

Starring: Kitty Gordon, Mahlon Hamilton, Wedgwood Nowell

Country: United States

Don't Change Your Husband

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Elliott Dexter, Gloria Swanson, Lew Cody

Country: United States

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Auction of Souls

Directed by: Oscar Apfel

Starring: Aurora Mardiganian, Irving Cummings, Anna Q. Nilsson

Country: United States

The Lightning Raider

Directed by: George B. Seitz

Starring: Pearl White, Warner Oland, Henry G. Sell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 January 1919 ?

Holidays:
  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jinx Falkenburg: Barcelona, Spain -- Actress (Masquerade Party).
  • Eric ''Winkle'' Brown: Scottish test pilot.
  • Gina Ceaglio: American pro astrologer since 1960, writer, teacher, lecturer and counselor.
  • Pierre Georges: French Communist resistant, better known as Colonel Fabien, who was one of the two members of the French Communist Party who perpetrated the first assassinations of German personnel during the Occupation of France during the Second World War.
  • Eric Brown: Scottish captain and pilot.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Sinn Fein proclaims parliament of Free Ireland.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1919 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Blue Bird - Elizabeth Spencer
  2. After You've Gone - Marion Harris
  3. Rose of No Man's Land - Charles Hart & Elliot Shaw

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1919?

  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1255
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1254
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1253

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

How is this book unique? Font adjustments & biography included Unabridged (100% Original content) Illustrated About The Arrow of Gold by Joseph Conrad The Arrow of Gold is a novel by Joseph Conrad, published in 1919.

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

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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The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land

By: Ralph Connor

Ralph Connor was an acclaimed Presbyterian Church leader in Canada during the early 20th century, but today he is best known for being a novelist who wrote popular stories about the frontier.

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Videogames

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