Tuesday 21 July 1914
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Philippe Aries and Aleksander Kreek.
The King of the Beggars, directed by , 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 months ?
Stuart Webbs: Das Panzergewölbe
The Million Dollar Mystery
Which were the important events of 21 July 1914 ?
- St. Zoticus
- St. Victor of Marseilles
- St. Barhadbesciabus
- St. Arbogastus
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Praxedes
- Singapore: Racial Harmony Day
- Guam: Liberation Day (1944)
- Bolivia: Martyrs' Day
- Belgium: National holiday (1831 - inauguration of LTopold I, first king of the Belgians)
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Philippe Aries: French historian, a self-styled "weekend historian" as he spent his conventional life working as an information officer on tropical agriculture.
Aleksander Kreek: Estonian shot putter and discus thrower (d. 1977).
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What news were making the headlines those days in July 1914?
- Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1020
- Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1019
- Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1018
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.
Eleanor H. Porter's "Polyanna" is a delightful tale of a young orphan girl, Pollyanna Whittier, who goes to live in Beldingsville, Vermont, with her wealthy but stern Aunt Polly.
With few exceptions, the incidents recorded in these pages take place in one of the largest cities of the United States of America, and of that portion called the Middle West,—a city once conservative and provincial, and rather proud of ...
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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