Monday 26 January 1914


It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Merchant of Venice, directed by Phillips Smalley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice

Directed by: Phillips Smalley

Starring: Phillips Smalley, Lois Weber, Douglas Gerrard

Country: United States

The Gangsters of New York

The Gangsters of New York

Directed by: James Kirkwood

Starring: Henry B. Walthall, Consuelo Bailey, John T. Dillon

Country: United States

Between Savage and Tiger

Between Savage and Tiger

Directed by: Giulio Antamoro

Starring: Amleto Novelli, Hesperia, Ignazio Lupi

Country: United States

Die Augen des Ole Brandis

Die Augen des Ole Brandis

Directed by: Stellan Rye

Starring: Alexander Moissi, Lothar Krner, Grete Berger

Country: United States

El caballero Casarroja

El caballero Casarroja

Directed by: Jos de Togores

Starring: Fernando Daz de Mendoza, Mara Guerrero

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 January 1914 ?

  • Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
  • Saint Paula
  • Polycarp
  • Saint Alberic
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kaye Webb: English writer / publisher (Puffin Club).
  • Durru: Princess Durru Shehvar of the Ottoman Empire (d. 2006).
  • Elsa De Giorgi: Italian film actress and a member of the House of Giorgi.
  • Princess Hadice: Hayriye Ayshe Durruhsehvar (d. 2006).
  • Stenersen Twins: Norwegian actresses who appeared in revues, comedies, and operettas.
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  • 600 Dutch textile workers go on strike.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. That International Rag - Victor Military Band

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 995


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

The Eyes of the World by Harold Bell Wright

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


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

The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

Issuance of this edition was none the same year as the assumed 1st was done by Macmillian Company

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The Salamander by Owen Johnson

The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have ...

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