Sunday August 10, 1919

US date format: 8/10/1919, UK date format: 10/8/1919

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 10, 1919). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Sacha Vierny and Elizabeth Thomas. The Mother and the Law, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919
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The Mother and the Law

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mae Marsh, Robert Harron, Miriam Cooper, Vera Lewis

Country: United States of America

Wagon Tracks

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: William S. Hart, Jane Novak, Robert McKim, Lloyd Bacon

The Lost Battalion

Directed by: Burton L. King

Starring: Robert Alexander, George G. McMurtry, Charles W. Whittlesey, William J. Cullen

Country: United States of America

Hearts and Flowers

Directed by: Edward F. Cline

Starring: Louise Fazenda, Ford Sterling, Phyllis Haver, Billy Armstrong

The Missing Bullet

Directed by: J.P. McGowan

Starring: Eddie Polo, Peggy O'Day, Evelyn Selbie


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 10, 1919?


  • Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
  • Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
  • Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
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  • Ukrainian National Army massacres 25 Jews in Podolia Ukraine
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 10, 1919?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. I'll Say She Does - Al Jolson
  2. Spirt of Independence March - Conway's Band

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