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Thursday 23 January 1919

1919-01-23

It was Thursday, 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
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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 ?

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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Adele

Directed by: Wallace Worsley

Starring: Kitty Gordon, Mahlon Hamilton, Wedgwood Nowell

Country: United States

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

Directed by: Oscar Apfel

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

Country: United States

The Lightning Raider

Directed by: George B. Seitz

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

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 January 1919 ?

Holidays:
  • Pie Day
  • The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). [1]
  • Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
Famous Birthdays:
  • Frances Bay: Canadian-American actress (d. 2011).
  • Ernie Kovacs: comedian ( Show), dies in a car crash in West Los Angeles, California, at age 42.
  • Bob Paisley: English soccer player / trainer / manager of FC Liverpool.
  • Nina Dumbadze: USSR -- Discus thrower (1952 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
  • Jan Derksen: Netherlands sport Champion.
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Facts:
  • The Uprising of Khotin breaks out in Khotyn, Ukraine.

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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. Blue Bird - Elizabeth Spencer
  2. After You've Gone - Marion Harris
  3. Rose of No Man's Land - Charles Hart & Elliot Shaw

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1255
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1254
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1253

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad was a prominent British writer who is considered to be one of the greatest authors in English literature. Conrad joined the British merchant marine when he was 20 years old and many of his stories are set at ...

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

The darkening storm of the first World War threatens to tear apart the lives of a group of friends. At the eye of the storm is Clayton Spencer, an ambitious businessman, who must risk everything to be with the woman ...

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The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land

By: Ralph Connor

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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