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Monday 8 May 1911

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Wilhelm F de Gaay Fortman and Robert Dinel. Privatsekretæren, directed by August Blom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911
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Movies

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

Privatsekretæren

Directed by: August Blom

Starring: William Bewer, Frederik Jacobsen, Karen Lund

Country: United States

The Lost Chord

Starring: William Bewer, Christel Holch, Rigmor Jerichau

Country: United States

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The Fatal Wedding

Directed by: Raymond Longford

Starring: Master Anson, Miss Clare, Tom Cosgrove

Country: United States

Gipsy Blood

Directed by: Urban Gad

Starring: Asta Nielsen, Leo Peukert, Georg Schrader

Country: United States

Getrennt und wieder vereint

Directed by: Joseph Delmont

Starring: Asta Nielsen, Hans Mierendorff, Eugenie Werner

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 1911 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
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Facts:
  • Mexican Revolution: Pancho Villa launches an attack against government troops in Ciudad Juarez without Madero's permission the government troops surrender on May 10.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1911 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Let Me Call You Sweetheart - Arthur Clough
  2. Think It Over, Mary - Byron G. Harlan
  3. Gems from The Pirates of Penzance - Victor Light Opera Co.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Broad Highway

By: Jeffrey Farnol

New York NY: A.L. Burt, 1911. No writing, tanned pages, separation at back ep, all intact, tanned spine, no jacket. Good condition..

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The Prodigal Judge

By: Vaughan Kester

This eBook includes 18 American Bestselling novels in 1911 and 1912. It is very easy to navigate this eBook. There is an active table of contents for each book and one global table of contents.

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The Winning of Barbara Worth

By: Harold Bell Wright

first edition 1911

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Queed Henry

By: Sydnor Harrison

Originally published in 1911. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies.

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