Thursday 21 May 1914


It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). 'Round the World in 80 Days, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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 30 days ?

'Round the World in 80 Days

'Round the World in 80 Days

Starring: Sidney Drew, Edith Storey, Charles Kent

Country: United States

The Jungle

The Jungle

Directed by: George Irving

Starring: George Nash, Gail Kane, Julia Hurley

Country: United States

Home, Sweet Home

Home, Sweet Home

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Henry B. Walthall, Josephine Crowell, Lillian Gish

Country: United States

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Directed by: Giovanni Enrico Vidali

Starring: Luciano Albertini, Enrico Bracci, Alberto Capozzi

Country: United States

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The Life of General Villa

The Life of General Villa

Directed by: Christy Cabanne

Starring: Irene Hunt, W.H. Lawrence, Walter Long

Country: United States

TV Series

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 May 1914 ?

  • Saint Constantine the Great
  • Equals-to-the-Apostles
  • Saints Constantine and Helena
  • Saint Mireille
  • Saint Charles-EugFne de Mazenod
Famous Birthdays:
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  • 39th Preakness: Andy Schuttinger aboard Holiday wins in 1:53.8.
  • Greyhound Bus Company begins in Minnesota.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1914 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Amor Mio (My Love) - Enrico Caruso
  2. O Sole Mio (My Sunshine) - Alan Turner

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1011


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

The Eyes of the World by Harold Bell Wright

The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter


By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (ISBN 9781439297513 ).

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The Inside of the Cup by Winston Churchill

The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

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 Salamander by Owen Johnson

The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

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.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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