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Saturday 23 August 1919

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Miracle Man, directed by George Loane Tucker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Miracle Man

Directed by: George Loane Tucker

Starring: Lon Chaney, Betty Compson, Joseph J. Dowling

Country: United States

The Mother and the Law

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mae Marsh, Robert Harron, Miriam Cooper

Country: United States

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Deliverance

Directed by: George Foster Platt

Starring: Etna Ross, Tula Belle, Edith Lyle

Country: United States

Die Rache des Titanen

Directed by: Fern Andra

Starring: Fern Andra, Johannes Riemann, Gustav Czimeg

Country: United States

The Mask

Directed by: Ewald Andr Dupont

Starring: Lil Dagover, Wilhelm Diegelmann, Max Landa

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 August 1919 ?

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:
  • Gasoline Alley cartoon strip premieres in Chicago Tribune

Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Oh My Dear! - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
  2. Mammy O' Mine - Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1286
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1285
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1284

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold is a novel by Joseph Conrad, published in 1919. The story is set in Marseille in the 1870s during the Third Carlist War.

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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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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