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Sunday 28 June 1914

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Charles Urbanus and Lester Raymond Flatt. The King of the Beggars, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The King of the Beggars

Starring: Grete Berger, Carl Clewing, Jean Ducret

Country: United States

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The Land of the Lost

Directed by: Arthur Donaldson

Starring: Mary Pickford, Owen Moore, Isabel Vernon

Country: United States

Stuart Webbs: Das Panzergewölbe

Directed by: Joe May

Starring: Ernst Reicher, Hermann Picha, Fritz Richard

Country: United States

The Million Dollar Mystery

Directed by: Howell Hansell

Starring: Florence La Badie, Marguerite Snow, James Cruze

Country: United States

The Good-for-Nothing

Directed by: George Anderson

Starring: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, Lee Willard, Elsa Lorimer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 June 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
  • Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
  • National Handshake Day
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 28 June
Famous Deaths:
  • Countess Sophie Chotek: wife of Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria (assassinated) (Born 1868).
  • Sophie : German-born Greek royalty, Queen of the Hellenes as the wife of King Constantine I. She was the younger sister of Kaiser Wilhelm II.
  • Franz Ferdinand: Archduke of Austria and his wife Sophia are assassinated in Sarajevo by young Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip , the casus belli of World War I..
Facts:
  • Austria invades Siberia (WWI)
  • Chionya Gusyeva attempts and fails to assassinate Grigori Rasputin at his home town in Siberia.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1914 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Celebratin' Day in Tennessee - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
  2. You're Here and I'm Here - Harry Macdonough & Olive Kline

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1017
  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1016
  • Science: Science vol. 39 issue 1015

Books

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

The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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Pollyanna

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna Grows Up is a 1915 children's novel by Eleanor H. Porter. It is the first of many sequels to Porter's best-selling Pollyanna (1913), but is the only one written by Porter herself; the numerous later additions to the Pollyanna ...

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The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have ...

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

The day was Thursday; the month, October, rushing to its close; and the battered alarm-clock on the red mantel stood at precisely one o'clock. The room was enormous, high and generally dim, the third floor front of Miss Pim's boarding-house ...

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Videogames

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