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Sunday 9 January 1916

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alain Bernardin and Francine Weisweiller. Old Heidelberg, directed by John Emerson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Old Heidelberg

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Wallace Reid, Dorothy Gish, Karl Formes, Erich von Stroheim

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Life's Whirlpool

Directed by: Barry O'Neil

Starring: Holbrook Blinn, Walter Greene, Philip Robson, Fania Marinoff

Fatty and Mabel Adrift

Directed by: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle

Starring: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Mabel Normand, Al St. John, Frank Hayes

Let Katie Do It

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin, Sidney Franklin

Starring: Jane Grey, Tully Marshall, Luray Huntley, Charles West

Mice and Men

Directed by: J. Searle Dawley

Starring: Marguerite Clark, Marshall Neilan, Charles Waldron, Clarence Handyside

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Balloon Ascension Day
  • Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
  • 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
  • 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
  • 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alain Bernardin: French businessman.
  • Albert Bauer: French scientist, who served as a geodesist and glaciologist on the French Polar Expeditions from 1948 to 1970.
  • Francine Weisweiller: She was a daughter of prosperous French parents of jewish descent.
  • Vic Mizzy: American composer (themes to Green Acres and The Addams Family) (Born 1916).
  • Peter Twinn: English mathematician and entomologist (d. 2004).
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Facts:
  • World War I: The Battle of Gallipoli concludes with an Ottoman Empire victory when the last Allied forces are evacuated from the peninsula.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1916 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. When You're in Love with Someone Who is Not in Love with You - Henry Burr & Helen Clark
  2. I Think We've Got Another Washington (Wilson is His Name) - Peerless Quartet
  3. Noche Serena (Calm Night) - Emilio DeGogorza
  4. America, I Love You - Sam Ash
  5. They Didn't Believe Me - Walter Van Brunt & Gladys Rice

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