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Wednesday 23 August 1911

1911-08-23

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Die Ballhaus-Anna, directed by Walter Schmidthssler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Die Ballhaus-Anna

Directed by: Walter Schmidthssler

Starring: Max Mack, Rosa Valetti, Olivia Veit

Country: United States

Dante's Inferno

Directed by: Francesco Bertolini

Starring: Salvatore Papa, Arturo Pirovano, Giuseppe de Liguoro

Country: United States

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The Infant at Snakeville

Directed by: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson

Starring: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, Augustus Carney, Harry Todd

Country: United States

The Moth

Directed by: Urban Gad

Starring: Emil Albes, Asta Nielsen, Max Obal

Country: United States

Privatsekretæren

Directed by: August Blom

Starring: William Bewer, Frederik Jacobsen, Karen Lund

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 August 1911 ?

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
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Facts:
  • British Premier Asquith holds secret meeting about British strategy in case of war with Germany

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1911 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Don't Wake Me Up, I'm Dreaming - Walter Van Brunt
  2. That Railroad Rag - Walter Van Brunt
  3. In the Land of Harmony - Arthur Collins
  4. Infanta March - Fred Van Eps
  5. The Mississippi Dippy Dip - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan

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Books

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The Broad Highway

By: Jeffrey Farnol

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The Prodigal Judge

By: Vaughan Kester

The Prodigal Judge is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Vaughan Kester is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.

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The Winning of Barbara Worth

By: Harold Bell Wright

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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Queed Henry

By: Sydnor Harrison

Originally published in 1911. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies.

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