Sunday May 19, 1918

US date format: 5/19/1918, UK date format: 19/5/1918

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 19, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Eddy Arnold and Alberto Bonucci. The Non-Stop Kid, directed by Gilbert Pratt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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The Non-Stop Kid

Directed by: Gilbert Pratt

Starring: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, William Blaisdell

The Blue Bird

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Tula Belle, Robin Macdougall, Edwin E. Reed, Emma Lowry

Country: United States of America

The Decoy

Directed by: Justin Kreinbrink

Hearts of the World

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Adolph Lestina, Josephine Crowell

Country: United States of America

Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Directed by: Marshall Neilan

Starring: Mary Pickford, William Scott, Kate Price, Ida Waterman

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 19, 1918?


  • National Hug-Your-Cat Day
  • NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
  • Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
  • Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
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  • Washington's first Sunday game, Senators beat Cleveland 1-0 in 18 innings.

    Famous Deaths

  • Raoul Lufbery: French-American World War I fighter...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 19, 1918?

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. Sweet Emmaline, My Gal - Mike Markel's Orchestra
  2. I'll Take You Back to Italy - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
  3. Some Day They're Coming Home Again - Nora Bayes

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