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Wednesday 29 October 1919

1919-10-29

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Blind Husbands, directed by Erich Stroheim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Blind Husbands

Directed by: Erich Stroheim

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Francelia Billington, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

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The Dragon Painter

Directed by: William Worthington

Starring: Sessue Hayakawa, Tsuru Aoki, Edward Peil Sr.

Country: United States

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Dalagang bukid

Directed by: Jose Nepomuceno

Starring: Atang Dela Rama, Mar I. Esmeralda

Country: United States

Back to God's Country

Directed by: David M. Hartford

Starring: Nell Shipman, Charles Arling, Wheeler Oakman

Country: United States

Der Herr der Liebe

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Carl de Vogt, Gilda Langer, Erika Unruh

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 October 1919 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Terence of Metz
  • Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
  • Anglican Church - James Hannington
  • St. Zenobius
  • St. Theodore
Famous Birthdays:
  • Leonard Lavin: American executive and CEO in charge of Alberto Culver.
  • Félix Marten: French actor, director and singer.
  • Pierre Doris: French film, television and theatre actor and humorist, who died on 27 October 2009, aged 89, in Paris.
  • Miguel Blanco Quiros: Costa Rican jurist, President of the Supreme Court of Costa Rica from 1986 to 1990.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Soen Shaku: Zen abbot of Engakuji monastery in Kamakura, dies at 60.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1919 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Where the Lanterns Glow - Columbia Saxophone Sextette
  2. Henry Burr - Oh! What a Pal was Mary
  3. And He'd Say Oo-La-La! Wee Wee! - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1919?

  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1295
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1294
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1293

Books

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

The Arrow of Gold

By: Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad was a prominent British writer who is considered to be one of the greatest authors in English literature. Conrad joined the British merchant marine when he was 20 years old and many of his stories are set at ...

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Dangerous Days

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

The darkening storm of the first World War threatens to tear apart the lives of a group of friends. At the eye of the storm is Clayton Spencer, an ambitious businessman, who must risk everything to be with the woman ...

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The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land

By: Ralph Connor

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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