Wednesday 22 January 1919


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). 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..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

A Romance of Happy Valley

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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Directed by: Wallace Worsley

Starring: Kitty Gordon, Mahlon Hamilton, Wedgwood Nowell

Country: United States

Don't Change Your Husband

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

Auction of Souls

Directed by: Oscar Apfel

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

Country: United States

The Lightning Raider

The Lightning Raider

Directed by: George B. Seitz

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

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 January 1919 ?

  • New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Elayne Blythe: American participant in the Hollywood scene who formed the Film Advisory Board in 1975 to state the contents of videos and films by a rating system.
  • Diomedes Olivo: Dominican baseball player and scout (d. 1977).
See other famous people born on 22 January
  • Act Zluky is signed, unifying the Ukrainian People's Republic and the West Ukrainian National Republic.

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Music Charts

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

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

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1255


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

The Arrow of Gold by Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold is an exploration of the dangerous appetites of men and of human vulnerability, as well as a profound meditation on the emotional boundary between people.

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Dangerous Days by Mary Roberts Rinehart

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

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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