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Wednesday 28 October 1914

1914-10-28

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Salomy Jane, directed by Lucius Henderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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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 ?

Salomy Jane

Directed by: Lucius Henderson

Starring: Beatriz Michelena, House Peters, William Pike

Country: United States

The Perfect '36'

Starring: Irene Hunt, W.H. Lawrence, Walter Long

Country: United States

Your Girl and Mine: A Woman Suffrage Play

Directed by: Giles Warren

Starring: Olive Wyndham, Katharine Kaelred, Sydney Booth

Country: United States

The New Wizard of Oz

Directed by: L. Frank Baum

Starring: Violet MacMillan, Frank Moore, Pierre Couderc

Country: United States

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Anna Karenina

Directed by: Vladimir Gardin

Starring: Mariya Germanova, Vladimir Shaternikov, Mikhail Tamarov

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 October 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Anastasia II
  • St. Remigius
  • Greece - Oxi (No) Day
  • Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
  • Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • German battle cruiser Goeben enters Black Sea
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, founded at Howard University, incorporates.
  • World War I ampndash Battle of Penang, Malaya: The German cruiser ''Emden'' sinks a Russian cruiser and French destroyer before escaping.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Can't You Hear Me Calling, Caroline? - George MacFarlane
  2. Good-Bye - John McCormack
  3. The Whistling Coquette - Ada Jones & Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1034
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1033
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1032

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 is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (ISBN 9781439297513 ).

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The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

With few exceptions, the incidents recorded in these pages take place in one of the largest cities of the United States of America, and of that portion called the Middle West,—a city once conservative and provincial, and rather proud of ...

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work ...

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