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Friday 2 October 1914

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Albe Vidakovic and Bengt Viktor Johansson. Anna Karenina, directed by Vladimir Gardin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914 while T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

The Virginian

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Dustin Farnum, Horace B. Carpenter, Cecilia de Mille

Country: United States

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A Florida Enchantment

Directed by: Sidney Drew

Starring: Sidney Drew, Edith Storey, Charles Kent

Country: United States

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The Patchwork Girl of Oz

Directed by: J. Farrell MacDonald

Starring: Violet MacMillan, Frank Moore, Raymond Russell

Country: United States

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The Avenging Conscience: or 'Thou Shalt Not Kill'

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Henry B. Walthall, Spottiswoode Aitken, Blanche Sweet

Country: United States

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The King of the Beggars

Starring: Grete Berger, Carl Clewing, Jean Ducret

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 October 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Albe Vidakovic: Composer.
  • Bengt Viktor Johansson: Composer.
  • Charles Drake: Bayside NYC, New York -- Actor (Air Force, Glenn Miller Story).
  • Jack Parsons: American scientist and occultist, he was a rocket propulsion expert who partnered with Aleister Crowly and later L. Ron Hubbard of Scientology fame.
  • Bernarr Rainbow: historian of music education, organist, and choir master (d. 1998).
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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. By the Beautiful Sea - Prince's Orchestra
  2. Eagle Rock - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan

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What news were making the headlines those days in October 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1031
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1030
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1029

Books

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

T. Tembarom

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

T. Tembarom is the 1913 novel by the famous author of The Little Princess, The Secret Garden, and Little Lord Fauntleroy, Frances Hodgson, Burnett. The Story concerns a New York newsie just coming of age as he is called to ...

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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Pollyanna

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Chatty, idealistic Pollyanna can always find something to be glad about. Even when the newly orphaned girl has to live with her cold, unloving Aunt Polly, she remains full of hope and joy.

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The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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