Thursday 31 January 1918


It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Go West, Young Man, directed by Harry Beaumont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

Go West, Young Man

Go West, Young Man

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Tom Moore, Ora Carew, Melbourne MacDowell

Country: United States

'Blue Blazes' Rawden

'Blue Blazes' Rawden

Directed by: William S. Hart

Starring: William S. Hart, Maude George, Robert McKim

Country: United States

Tarzan of the Apes

Tarzan of the Apes

Directed by: Scott Sidney

Starring: Elmo Lincoln, Enid Markey, True Boardman

Country: United States

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Az élet királya

Az élet királya

Directed by: Alfrd Desy

Starring: Norbert Dn, Bela Lugosi, Annie Gth

Country: United States

Stella Maris

Stella Maris

Directed by: Marshall A. Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, Ida Waterman, Herbert Standing

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 January 1918 ?

  • Blessed Ludovica
  • Saint Geminianus
  • Saint Marcella
  • Saint Pedro Nolasco
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
Famous Birthdays:
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  • A series of accidental collisions on a misty Scottish night leads to the loss of two Royal Navy submarines with over a hundred lives, and damage to another five British warships.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1918 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. I'm All Bound Round with the Mason-Dixon Line - Irving Kaufman
  2. Somewhere in France is the Lily - Charles Hart
  3. Life in a Trench in Belgium (Part 1) - Lieutenant Gitz Rice of the First Canadians & Henry Burr

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1918?

  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1204


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

The Tree of Heaven by May Sinclair

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

May Sinclair was a 20th century British women rights activist and novelist who wrote dozens of works, from literary reviews to novels. She also wrote prose and poetry.

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The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

In her day, Mary Roberts Rinehart was known as the "American Agatha Christie," which is quite a sign of respect given that Christie is one of the greatest mystery writers in history.

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Dere Mable by Edward Streeter

Dere Mable

By: Edward Streeter

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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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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