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Thursday 30 August 1906

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Countess of Longford and Joan Blondell. Lika mot lika, directed by Knut Lambert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906
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 months ?

Lika mot lika

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: Sweden

Lika mot lika

Directed by: Knut Lambert

Starring: Knut Lambert, Helfrid Lambert, Tollie Zellman

Country: United States

El pechador

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: N/A

Country: Argentina

El pechador

Directed by: Eugene Py

Starring: Albert Gater, Marie Grey, James Rouse

Country: United States

Invisible Thief

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 August 1906 ?

Holidays:
  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 30 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Hans Auer: Swiss-Austrian architect designed the Federal Palace of Switzerland (d. 1906).
Facts:
  • New York Highlander Joe Doyle debuts pitching back-to-back shut-outs
  • Hal Chase becomes first New York Yankees player to hit three triples in a game.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1906 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Pretty Desdamone - Bert Williams
  2. By the Light of the Honeymoon - Frank Stanley & Corrine Morgan
  3. You're a Grand Old Flag - Arthur Pryor's Band
  4. Bashful Henry and His Lovin' Lucy - Len Spencer & Ada Jones

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Coniston

By: Winston Churchill

Coniston, Complete

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Lady Baltimore

By: Owen Wister

The classic novel of post-Civil War Charleston life, a portrayal of the process of healing the wounds of war through reconciliation between Northerners and Southerners on a personal, not political, level.

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The Fighting Chance

By: Robert W. Chambers

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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The House of a Thousand Candles

By: Meredith Nicholson

A novel of romance and adventure, of love and valor, of mystery and hidden treasure. The hero is required to spend a whole year in the isolated house, which according to his grandfather's will shall then become his.

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Videogames

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