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Sunday 17 December 1916

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Antoine G T "Toon" Hermans and Toon Hermans. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, directed by Stuart Paton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Directed by: Stuart Paton

Starring: Allen Holubar, Lois Alexander, Curtis Benton

Country: United States

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King Lear

Directed by: Ernest C. Warde

Starring: Frederick Warde, Lorraine Huling, Wayne Arey

Country: United States

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The Libertine

Directed by: Joseph A. Golden

Starring: John Mason, Alma Hanlon, Marie Alexander

Country: United States

The Golem

Directed by: Henrik Galeen

Starring: Paul Wegener, Henrik Galeen, Lyda Salmonova

Country: United States

American Aristocracy

Directed by: Lloyd Ingraham

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Jewel Carmen, C.A. de Lima

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 December 1916 ?

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Facts:
  • Grigori Rasputin is murdered.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. In Florida Among the Palms - Sterling Trio

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1916?

  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1146
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1145
  • Science: Science vol. 44 issue 1144

Books

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

Seventeen

By: Booth Tarkington

Seventeen: A Tale of Youth and Summer Time and the Baxter Family Especially William is a humorous novel by Booth Tarkington that gently satirizes first love, in the person of a callow 17-year-old, William Sylvanus Baxter.

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When a Man's a Man

By: Harold Bell Wright

TITLE: WHEN A MAN'S A MAN By HAROLD BELL WRIGHT 1916 AUTHOR: HAROLD BELL WRIGHT PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) /COPYRIGHT: THE BOOK SUPPLY COMPANY, CHICAGO Published August, 1916 EDITION: First Edition with the "Published August, 1916" present CATEGORY: Literature, Rare BINDING/COVER: ...

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Just David

By: Eleanor H. Porter

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

A profound and very human account of the early years of the war, told from the perspective of a father rather than combatants, but no less revealing.

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