Wednesday 27 December 1916


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Az ezredes, directed by Mihály Kertész, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Az ezredes

Az ezredes

Directed by: Mihály Kertész

Starring: Sndor Gth, Lszl Z. Molnr, Charles Puffy

Country: United States

The Slave Market

The Slave Market

Directed by: Hugh Ford

Starring: Pauline Frederick, Thomas Meighan, Al Hart

Country: United States

All-Star Production of Patriotic Episodes for the Second Liberty Loan

All-Star Production of Patriotic Episodes for the Second Liberty Loan

Directed by: Julian Eltinge

Starring: Mabel Taliaferro, Walter Miller, Earl Brunswick

Country: United States

Den levande mumien

Den levande mumien

Directed by: Fritz Magnussen

Starring: Josua Bengtson, John Ekman, William Larsson

Country: United States



Directed by: Robert Wiene

Starring: Bruno Decarli, Bernhard Goetzke, Mechthildis Thein

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 December 1916 ?

  • The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
  • R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1916 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. The Sunshine of Your Smile - John McCormack
  2. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing - Columbia Mixed Quartet
  3. Chantique De Noel (Holy Night) - Enrico Caruso

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1916?

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1147


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

Seventeen by Booth Tarkington


By: Booth Tarkington

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When a Man's a Man by Harold Bell Wright

When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

This story, as I have put it down here, begins at Prescott, Arizona, in one of those far-western years that saw the passing of the Indian and the coming of the automobile.

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Just David by Eleanor H. Porter

Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

An unabridged, fully illustrated edition of the Eleanor Porter's (1916) classic

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through by H. G. Wells

Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

It was the sixth day of Mr. Direck's first visit to England, and he was at his acutest perception of differences. He found England in every way gratifying and satisfactory, and more of a contrast with things American than he ...

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