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Thursday 27 July 1916

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kennan Wynn and Siegfried Reda. The Girl Who Wrecked His Home, directed by Albert Ward, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Girl Who Wrecked His Home

Directed by: Albert Ward

Starring: Harry Lonsdale, Alice Belmore, Arthur Poole

Country: United States

Purity

Directed by: Rae Berger

Starring: Audrey Munson, Nigel De Brulier, Alfred Hollingsworth

Country: United States

Flirting with Fate

Directed by: Christy Cabanne

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Jewel Carmen, Howard Gaye

Country: United States

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What Love Can Do

Directed by: Jay Hunt

Starring: Adele Farrington, C. Norman Hammond, Orin Jackson

Country: United States

Arsene Lupin

Directed by: George Loane Tucker

Starring: Gerald Ames, Manora Thew, Kenelm Foss

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 July 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Malchus
  • Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
  • Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
  • Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 10 saints: St. Pantaleon
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Famous Deaths:
  • Charles Fryatt: British Captain of SS Brussels, executed by Germans.

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Music Charts

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

Top #6 songs in the USA
  1. There's a Quaker Down in Quaker Town - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
  2. The Star-Spangled Banner - Prince's Orchestra
  3. Missouri Waltz - Victor Military Band
  4. Arrah Go On, I'm Going Back to Oregon - Peerless Quartet
  5. They Didn't Believe Me - Grace Kerns & Reed Miller
  6. Non E Ver ('tis Not True) - Emilio DeGogorza

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1125
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1124
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1123

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

When A Man's A Man By Harold Bell Wright

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Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

Mr. Britling Sees it Through is a novel written by H.G. Wells, and deemed as a 'masterpiece' of the wartime experience in England. It was originally published in 1916.

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