Wednesday 26 November 1919


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Darkest Hour, directed by Paul Scardon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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 months ?

The Darkest Hour

The Darkest Hour

Directed by: Paul Scardon

Starring: Harry T. Morey, Anna Lehr, Jean Paige

Country: United States

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

Directed by: William Desmond Taylor

Starring: Mary Miles Minter, Paul Kelly, Marcia Harris

Country: United States

Male and Female

Male and Female

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Theodore Roberts, Raymond Hatton

Country: United States

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Blind Husbands

Blind Husbands

Directed by: Erich Stroheim

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Francelia Billington, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

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The Dragon Painter

The Dragon Painter

Directed by: William Worthington

Starring: Sessue Hayakawa, Tsuru Aoki, Edward Peil Sr.

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 November 1919 ?

  • Mongolia: Independence Day
  • Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
  • Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
  • Bah�'f Faith: Day of the Covenant
Famous Birthdays:
  • Tom Archia: American jazz tenor saxophonist who took "Texas Tom" as his marquee name.
  • Karl Ertel: Germany Military man.
  • Henri Vidal: French film actor who made his film debut alongside Edith Piaf in the movie Montmartre-sur-Seine in 1941.
  • Ryszard Kaczorowski: Polish soldier and politician 6th President of the Republic of Poland (d. 2010).
  • Frederik Pohl: United States -- Sci-fi author (3 Hugo, Gateway, Bipohl).
See other famous people born on 26 November
Famous Deaths:
  • Felipe Angeles: Mexican military officer, noteworthy for his participation in the Mexican Revolution of 1910 to 1920.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. I've Got My Captain Working for Me Now - Billy Murray

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1919?

  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1299


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

The Arrow of Gold by Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

The Arrow of Gold is an exploration of the dangerous appetites of men and of human vulnerability, as well as a profound meditation on the emotional boundary between people.

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Dangerous Days by Mary Roberts Rinehart

Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

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 Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor

The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land

By: Ralph Connor

Ralph Connor was an acclaimed Presbyterian Church leader in Canada during the early 20th century, but today he is best known for being a novelist who wrote popular stories about the frontier.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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