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Tuesday 20 October 1914

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Pierre Brisdoux Galloni d'Istria and Fayard Nicholas. Your Girl and Mine: A Woman Suffrage Play, directed by Giles Warren, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
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Movies

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

Your Girl and Mine: A Woman Suffrage Play

Directed by: Giles Warren

Starring: Olive Wyndham, Katharine Kaelred, Sydney Booth

Country: United States

The New Wizard of Oz

Directed by: L. Frank Baum

Starring: Violet MacMillan, Frank Moore, Pierre Couderc

Country: United States

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Anna Karenina

Directed by: Vladimir Gardin

Starring: Mariya Germanova, Vladimir Shaternikov, Mikhail Tamarov

Country: United States

A Study in Scarlet

Directed by: George Pearson

Starring: James Bragington, Fred Paul, Agnes Glynne

Country: United States

The Virginian

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Dustin Farnum, Horace B. Carpenter, Cecilia de Mille

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 October 1914 ?

Holidays:
  • October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
  • French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
Famous Birthdays:
  • Pierre Brisdoux Galloni d'Istria: French military aviator, a flying ace in World War II, awarded the title of 'Compagnon de la Libération' (English: Companion of the Liberation).
  • Fayard Nicholas: American tap dancer, one-half of The Nicholas Brothers (Born 1914).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1914 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Mary, You're a Little Bit Old-Fashioned - Walter Van Brunt

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1033
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1032
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1031

Books

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

Pollyanna

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna Whittier is an orphan who goes to live with her Aunt Polly in Vermont. Determinedly optimistic, Pollyanna soon wins over everyone in town—except her aunt.

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The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

Excerpt from The Inside of the CupSunday was then a day essentially different from other days - you could tell it without looking at the calendar.

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