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Friday 28 April 1916

1916-04-28

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Adventures of Peg o' the Ring, directed by Francis Ford, 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 30 days ?

The Adventures of Peg o' the Ring

Directed by: Francis Ford

Starring: Grace Cunard, Francis Ford, Mark Fenton

Country: United States

Schuhpalast Pinkus

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Ernst Lubitsch, Else Kentner, Guido Herzfeld

Country: United States

Civilization

Directed by: Reginald Barker

Starring: Howard C. Hickman, Enid Markey, Lola May

Country: United States

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Where Are My Children?

Directed by: Tyrone Power Sr.

Starring: Robert B. Mantell, Genevieve Hamper, Stuart Holmes

Country: United States

Sunshine Dad

Directed by: Edward Dillon

Starring: DeWolf Hopper Sr., Fay Tincher, Chester Withey

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

FoxyTv (1916 TV Series)

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 April 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Arbor Day - legal state holiday in Nebraska, USA.
  • National Heroes Day - public holiday in Barbados in honor of men and women who played a significant role in the island nation's history, such as Sir Garfield Sobers.
  • Peter Chanel
  • Louis Marie Grignon of Montfort
  • Luchesius
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ferruccio Lamborghini: Italian industrialist, the builder of the Lamborghini automobiles.
  • Enos Slaughter: American baseball player.
  • Paulette Coquatrix: French costume designer, known for her work on the films The Adventures of Arsène Lupin (1957), Napoléon (1955) and Le miroir à deux faces (1958).
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Music Charts

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

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. So Long, Letty - Olive Kline & Lambert Murphy
  2. Gems from Very Good, Eddie - Victor Light Opera Co.
  3. When You're Down in Louisville - Anna Chandler
  4. Underneath the Stars - Lambert Murphy
  5. What a Wonderful Mother You'd Be - Henry Burr

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1113
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1112
  • Science: Science vol. 43 issue 1111

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

We sell Rare, out-of-print, uncommon, & used BOOKS, PRINTS, MAPS, DOCUMENTS, AND EPHEMERA. We do not sell ebooks, print on demand, or other reproduced materials. Each item you see here is individually described and imaged.

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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

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

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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