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Sunday 18 August 1901

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 18, 1901). The US president was William McKinley (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jean Guitton and Lucienne Boyer. Photographing a Country Couple, directed by Edwin S. Porter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Photographing a Country Couple

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter

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What Came Out of the Cheese; or, The Lilliputians in a New York Restaurant

What Happened on Twenty-third Street, New York City

Directed by: George S. Fleming, Edwin S. Porter

Starring: A.C. Abadie, Florence Georgie

Panoramic View of Electric Tower from a Balloon

Esquimaux Game of Snap-the-Whip

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Historical Events

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  • RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
  • Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jean Guitton: French philosopher and theologian.
  • Lucienne Boyer: French popular singer and formerly model, daughter of a fireman.
  • Charles De Antoni: French musician and centenarian, titled "la doyenne des Français," who was recognised as the oldest person in France from 24 October 2010 until his death on 11 January 2011, aged 109, in Maisons-Laffitte.
  • Henri Lorillot: French military officer, who served as the Chief of the Defence Staff (French: Chef d'État-Major des Armées) (acronym: CEMA) from 17 May 1958 to 8 June 1958.
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