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Saturday 1 August 1914

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 1, 1914). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include J Lee Thompson and Raymond Aubrac. The Face on the Barroom Floor, directed by Charles Chaplin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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What the sky looked like on 1 August 1914

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Movies

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The Face on the Barroom Floor

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Cecile Arnold, Jess Dandy, Vivian Edwards

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Recreation

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Charles Bennett, Helen Carruthers, Edwin Frazee

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The Property Man

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Phyllis Allen, Charles Bennett, Jess Dandy

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The Painted Lady

Directed by: D. W. Griffith

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Held for Ransom

Directed by: Clarence Bricker

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
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Facts:
  • British fleet reaches Scapa Flow
  • Emperor Wilhelm II declares war on his nephew tsar Nicolas II (WWI)
  • France and Germany mobilize
  • Trois Vierges: German 69th infantry regiment enter Luxembourg Germany declares war on Russia in WWI
  • Germany declares war on Russia at the opening of World War I. The Swiss Army mobilises because of World War I

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 01, 1914 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. When It's Moonlight on the Alamo - Peerless Quartet
  2. Kitty McKay - Prince's Orchestra
  3. When the Angelus is Ringing - Lyric Quartet
  4. Gems from High Jinks - Victor Light Opera Co.

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