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Wednesday 18 April 1906

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Edgar Unsworth and Clara Eggink [Ebbele]. Invisible Thief, directed by Gaston Velle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1906 while The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Invisible Thief

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States


Starring: Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Country: United States

Primi calori

Directed by: Arturo Ambrosio

Country: Italy

Réactions de Suzanne

Directed by: Ovide Decroly

Country: Belgium

Sønnens hævn

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Which were the important events of 18 April 1906 ?

  • Saint Galdino (d. 1176)
  • Saint Perfecto (d. 850)
  • Saint Agia (Aya) (d. 707)
  • Saint Timon
  • Saint Ursmarus (d. 713)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Luis Martin: Spanish Superior-General of the Society of Jesus (Born 1846).
  • Calvinist Reformed Union in the Netherlands Church forms in Utrecht
  • San Francisco earthquake and fire kills nearly 4,000 and destroys 75% of city
  • At 5:13 a.m., an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the Richter scale strikes San Francisco, California. The quake was caused by a slip of the San Andreas Fault over a segment about 275 miles long. An estimated 3,000 people died from the quake and fires. Almost 30,000 buildings are destroyed, including most of the city's homes and nearly all the central business district.

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Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. So Long, Mary - Corrine Morgan

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

The Fighting Chance

By: Robert W. Chambers

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By: Winston Churchill

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work ...

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Lady Baltimore

By: Owen Wister

The classic novel of post-Civil War Charleston life, a portrayal of the process of healing the wounds of war through reconciliation between Northerners and Southerners on a personal, not political, level.

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The House of a Thousand Candles

By: Meredith Nicholson

Good condition, ships fast.

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