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Saturday 24 June 1916

1916-06-24

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Flirting with Fate, directed by Christy Cabanne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Flirting with Fate

Directed by: Christy Cabanne

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Jewel Carmen, Howard Gaye

Country: United States

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What Love Can Do

Directed by: Jay Hunt

Starring: Adele Farrington, C. Norman Hammond, Orin Jackson

Country: United States

Arsene Lupin

Directed by: George Loane Tucker

Starring: Gerald Ames, Manora Thew, Kenelm Foss

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Arthur Berthelet

Starring: William Gillette, Marjorie Kay, Ernest Maupain

Country: United States

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The Adventures of Peg o' the Ring

Directed by: Francis Ford

Starring: Grace Cunard, Francis Ford, Mark Fenton

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

FoxyTv (1916 TV Series)

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 June 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
Famous Birthdays:
  • John Ciardi: Poet / critic (translated Dante).
  • William Saxbe: American soldier lawyer and politician 70th United States Attorney General (d. 2010).
  • William B Saxbe: American politician (d. 2010).
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Facts:
  • Mary Pickford becomes the first female film star to sign a million dollar contract.
  • World War I: the Battle of the Somme begins with a week-long artillery bombardment on the German Line.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1916 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. So Long, Letty - Prince's Orchestra
  2. Siam - American Quartet

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1916?

  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1121
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1120
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1119

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

This story, as I have put it down here, begins at Prescott, Arizona, in one of those far-western years that saw the passing of the Indian and the coming of the automobile.

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Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...

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