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Thursday 24 August 1905

1905-08-24

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Ensalada criolla, directed by Eugene Py, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Ensalada criolla

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: N/A

Country: Argentina

Ensalada criolla

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

Prinsparets ankomst till Stockholm den 9 juli

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

Halfaouine

Directed by: N/A

Starring: N/A

TV Series

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Urban Legends

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
Famous Birthdays:
  • Arthur Crudup: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1976).
  • Siaka Stevens: Sierra Leonean police officer and politician 1st President of Sierra Leone (d. 1988).
  • Donald Douglas: Scotland, United Kingdom -- Actor (I Love You Again).
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Facts:
  • Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 in 20 innings.

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Books

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The Marriage of William Ashe

By: Mary Augusta Ward

The novel is a story of English social and political life. William Ashe is a rich, handsome, and successful politician, and heir to the title of Earl of Tranmore.

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Sandy Alice

By: Hegan Rice

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The Garden of Allah

By: Robert Hichens

A sensation from its initial publication, Hichens' novel about a British woman traveling alone in the Algerian desert and her affair with a fallen Trappist monk inspired a play and several film versions.

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The Clansman

By: Thomas Dixon, Jr.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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