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Monday 28 August 1916

1916-08-28

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Dare ga sode otôkichi, directed by Matsunosuke Onoe, 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 ?

Dare ga sode otôkichi

Directed by: Matsunosuke Onoe

Starring: William Gillette, Marjorie Kay, Ernest Maupain

Country: United States

Rolling Stones

Directed by: Del Henderson

Starring: Owen Moore, Marguerite Courtot, Denman Maley

Country: United States

The Devil's Needle

Directed by: Chester Withey

Starring: Tully Marshall, Norma Talmadge, Marguerite Marsh

Country: United States

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Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Douglas Fairbanks, Spottiswoode Aitken

Country: United States

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The Girl Who Wrecked His Home

Directed by: Albert Ward

Starring: Harry Lonsdale, Alice Belmore, Arthur Poole

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1916 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Bernard Barberon: Paris 17?me Military man.
  • C Mills: American sociologist, and a professor of sociology at Columbia University from 1946 until his death from a heart attack on 20 March 1962 in West Nyack, New York.
  • Helene Baillargeon: Quebec singer and folklorist (d. 1997).
  • Jack [Holbrook] Vance: United States -- Sci-fi author (2 Hugo, Dirdir, Pnume).
  • Hélène Baillargeon: Canadian singer and actress (d. 1997).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • World War I: Germany declares war on Romania.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I Can Dance with Everybody but my Wife - Joseph Cawthorn
  2. My Dreamy China Lady - Lyric Quartet

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1130
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1129
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1128

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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