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Sunday 24 May 1914

1914-05-24

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). 'Round the World in 80 Days, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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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 ?

'Round the World in 80 Days

Starring: Sidney Drew, Edith Storey, Charles Kent

Country: United States

The Jungle

Directed by: George Irving

Starring: George Nash, Gail Kane, Julia Hurley

Country: United States

Home, Sweet Home

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Henry B. Walthall, Josephine Crowell, Lillian Gish

Country: United States

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Spartacus

Directed by: Giovanni Enrico Vidali

Starring: Luciano Albertini, Enrico Bracci, Alberto Capozzi

Country: United States

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The Life of General Villa

Directed by: Christy Cabanne

Starring: Irene Hunt, W.H. Lawrence, Walter Long

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 May 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
  • Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
  • Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
  • Eritrea: National Day.
  • Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 24 May
Facts:
  • PFC Levski Sofia is founded at 1st men's school in Sofia (today 22nd gymnasium)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1914 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. This is the Life - Peerless Quartet
  2. If I Had My Way - Peerless Quartet

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1012
  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1011
  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1010

Books

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

The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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Pollyanna

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (ISBN 9781439297513 ).

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The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

With few exceptions, the incidents recorded in these pages take place in one of the largest cities of the United States of America, and of that portion called the Middle West,—a city once conservative and provincial, and rather proud of ...

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work ...

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