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Thursday 1 August 1918

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 1, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Artur Brauner and Cheryl Walker. A Pair of Silk Stockings, directed by Walter Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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What the sky looked like on 1 August 1918

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

A Pair of Silk Stockings

Directed by: Walter Edwards

Starring: Constance Talmadge, Harrison Ford, Wanda Hawley, Vera Doria

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The City Slicker

Directed by: Gilbert Pratt

Starring: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, Helen Gilmore

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The Non-Stop Kid

Directed by: Gilbert Pratt

Starring: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, William Blaisdell

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The Great Love

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: George Fawcett, Lillian Gish, Robert Harron, Gloria Hope

Country: United States

Triple Trouble

Directed by: Charles Chaplin, Leo White

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Billy Armstrong, Albert Austin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 August 1918 ?

  • 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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Famous Deaths:
  • British troops enter Vladivostok
  • Pittsburgh Pirates beat Boston Braves, 2-0, in 21 innings.
  • British anti-Bolshevik forces occupy Archangel, Russia.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 01, 1918 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. What are You Going to Do to Help the Boys? - Shannon Four
  2. Bring Back My Soldier Boy to Me - Olive Kline
  3. Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody - Arthur Fields

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