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Saturday 24 May 1919

1919-05-24

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Fool's Gold, directed by Laurence Trimble, 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 months ?

Fool's Gold

Directed by: Laurence Trimble

Starring: Mitchell Lewis, Wellington A. Playter, Florence Turner

Country: United States

Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess, Donald Crisp

Country: United States

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Daddy-Long-Legs

Directed by: Marshall A. Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, Milla Davenport, Percy Haswell

Country: United States

Blackie's Redemption

Directed by: John Ince

Starring: Bert Lytell, Alice Lake, Henry Kolker

Country: United States

The Delicious Little Devil

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Starring: Mae Murray, Richard Cummings, Harry L. Rattenberry

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 May 1919 ?

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:
  • Toussaint Gozzi: French military officer in World War II and later in Indochina, awarded the title of 'Compagnon de la Libération' (English: Companion of the Liberation).
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Famous Deaths:

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Calling Me Home to You - John McCormack

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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 1919?

  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1273
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1272
  • Science: Science vol. 49 issue 1271

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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