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Thursday 26 April 1906

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Leopold Spinner and Pierre Boileau. Invisible Thief, directed by Gaston Velle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Invisible Thief

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

Lappbilder

Starring: Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Country: United States

Réactions de Suzanne

Directed by: Ovide Decroly

Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States

Gabino, el Mayora

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States

El soldado de la Independencia

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 April 1906 ?

Holidays:
  • World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
  • Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
  • Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
  • Tanzania - Union Day.
  • Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Leopold Spinner: composer.
  • Pierre Boileau: French author, famed for his creation, with his co-writer Thomas Narcejac, of what is termed the ‘’French suspense.
  • Luis Garcia Echecopar: Peruvian lawyer who was Minister of Finance (1947-1948) and accidentally charge of Foreign Ministry twice in 1947.
  • Paolo Fortunati: Italy Scientist.
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Facts:
  • 1st motion pictures shown in Hawaii

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1906 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Just a Little Rocking Chair and You - Ada Jones

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Coniston

By: Winston Churchill

Coniston, Complete

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Lady Baltimore

By: Owen Wister

The classic novel of post-Civil War Charleston life, a portrayal of the process of healing the wounds of war through reconciliation between Northerners and Southerners on a personal, not political, level.

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The Fighting Chance

By: Robert W. Chambers

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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The House of a Thousand Candles

By: Meredith Nicholson

A novel of romance and adventure, of love and valor, of mystery and hidden treasure. The hero is required to spend a whole year in the isolated house, which according to his grandfather's will shall then become his.

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Videogames

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