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Monday 24 July 1916

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include John D MacDonald and Abelardo Duaz Alfaro. Madcap Ambrose, directed by Fred Hibbard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
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Movies

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Madcap Ambrose

Directed by: Fred Hibbard

Starring: Mack Swain, Mai Wells, Polly Moran, Edgar Kennedy

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Nugget Jim's Pardner

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Frank Borzage, Jack Farrell, Ann Little, Dick La Reno

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The Mystery of the Leaping Fish

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Bessie Love, Allan Sears, Tom Wilson

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The Fireman

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Lloyd Bacon, Eric Campbell

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The Floorwalker

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Eric Campbell, Edna Purviance, Lloyd Bacon

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
  • St. Ruffin
  • St. Wulfhad
  • St. David
  • St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
Famous Birthdays:
  • John D MacDonald: American novelist, (d. 1986).
  • John D: MacDonald novelist (Deep Blue Goodbye).
  • Abelardo Duaz Alfaro: Puerto Rican author who achieved great fame throughout Latin America during the 1940s.
  • Dick Hahn: American baseball player, a right-handed catcher who played one game with the Washington Senators on 7 September 1940.
  • John MacDonald: American action-adventure writer, winner of the Edgar Grand Master award from the Mystery Writers of America, 1972, and winner of the American Book Award's mystery competition with his novel "The Green Ripper," 1980.
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Music Charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Baby Shoes - Henry Burr
  2. There's a Quaker Down in Quaker Town - Peerless Quartet

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