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Thursday 23 August 1906

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Lika mot lika, directed by Knut Lambert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
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Movies

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Lika mot lika

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: Sweden

Lika mot lika

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: United States

El pechador

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: N/A

Country: Argentina

El pechador

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States

Invisible Thief

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
  • Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
  • Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
  • RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
  • Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
Famous Birthdays:
  • Harriet Parsons: American film producer and noted family, the daughter of columnist Louella Parsons.
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Facts:
  • Chicago White Sox win 19th straight, beating Washingston Senators
  • Unable to control a rebellion Cuban President Tomás Estrada Palma requests United States intervention. The subsequent provisional occupation administration lasts until 1909.

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Books

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Coniston

By: Winston Churchill

Coniston, Complete

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Lady Baltimore

By: Owen Wister

Illustrated with engravings and plates protected by tissue paper. The classic novel of post-Civil War Charleston life, a portrayal of the process of healing the wounds of war through reconciliation between Northerners and Southerners on a personal, not political, level.

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The Fighting Chance

By: Robert W. Chambers

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 House of a Thousand Candles

By: Meredith Nicholson

A novel of romance and adventure, of love and valor, of mystery and hidden treasure. The hero is required to spend a whole year in the isolated house, which according to his grandfather's will shall then become his.

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