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Wednesday 26 December 1906

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Imperio Argentina . Belles of Killarney, directed by Arthur Melbourne Cooper, 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 this week ?

The Cruel Mother

Directed by: Alice Guy

Starring: Henny Porten

Country: United States

Los tocayos

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

Komm du kleines Kohlenmädchen

Directed by: Joseph Giampietro

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

Lodsens datter

Directed by: Viggo Larsen

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

Why Girls Leave Home

Starring: Robert Storm Petersen, Clara Nebelong, Viggo Larsen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 December 1906 ?

Holidays:
  • Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
  • Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
  • Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
  • Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
  • Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The world's first feature film, ''The Story of the Kelly Gang'', is released.
  • The Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) immunization for tuberculosis is first developed.
  • Richard Oldham argues that the Earth has a molten interior.
  • Construction begins on the current Great Mosque of Djenné.
  • The Simplo Filler Pen company is founded, later to become the Montblanc Company.

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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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