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Tuesday 26 February 1918

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Otis R and Edwin Charles. The Unbeliever, directed by Alan Crosland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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Movies

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

The Unbeliever

Directed by: Alan Crosland

Starring: Marguerite Courtot, Raymond McKee, Erich von Stroheim

Country: United States

Go West, Young Man

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Tom Moore, Ora Carew, Melbourne MacDowell

Country: United States

'Blue Blazes' Rawden

Directed by: William S. Hart

Starring: William S. Hart, Maude George, Robert McKim

Country: United States

Tarzan of the Apes

Directed by: Scott Sidney

Starring: Elmo Lincoln, Enid Markey, True Boardman

Country: United States

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Az élet királya

Directed by: Alfrd Desy

Starring: Norbert Dn, Bela Lugosi, Annie Gth

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 February 1918 ?

Holidays:
  • Bah�'f Faith - February 26, Day 1 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
  • Blessed Edigna
  • Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
  • Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
  • Saint Victor
Famous Birthdays:
  • Otis R: Bowen US Secretary of Health and Human Services (1985-89).
  • Edwin Charles: "Preacher" Roe baseball pitcher (Brooklyn Dodgers).
  • Theodore [Hamilton] Sturgeon US: sci-fi author (Starshine, A Way Home, Hugo, Caviar).
  • Otis Ray Bowen: American physician & politician, 44th Governor of Indiana, and 16th United States Secretary of Health and Human Services.
  • Theodore Sturgeon: American writer distinguished for science-fiction, the winner of the Nebula Award in 1970, the Hugo Award in 1971 and the International Fantasy award in 1953 for his work, "More Than Human.
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Facts:
  • Stands at Hong Kong Jockey Club collapse and burn, killing 604.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1918 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Oriental - Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra
  2. There's a Long, Long Trail - Oscar Seagle & Columbia Stellar Quartet
  3. No Place Like Home - Bert Williams
  4. Some Sunday Morning - Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra
  5. Long Boy - Peerless Quartet

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1918?

  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1208
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1207
  • Science: Science vol. 47 issue 1206

Books

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

The Tree of Heaven

By: May Sinclair

The Tree of Heaven draws upon Sinclair’s experiences in the First World War. Concerned with the Harrisoon family, it follows the three children, Michael, Nicky, and Dorothy, as they grow up in the 1900s and face the war as young ...

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The Amazing Interlude

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the ...

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Dere Mable

By: Edward Streeter

This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced from digital images created through the libraries’ mass digitization efforts.

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