Friday 9 August 1912


It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). The Blind Man's Sacrifice, directed by Giuseppe de Liguoro, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

The Blind Man's Sacrifice

The Blind Man's Sacrifice

Directed by: Giuseppe de Liguoro

Starring: Gennaro De Crescenzo, Giuseppe de Liguoro, Ada Sorel

Country: United States

Das 6. Gebot

Das 6. Gebot

Directed by: Joseph Delmont

Starring: Francesca Bertini, Alberto Collo, Gemma De Ferrari

Country: United States

Jupiter på jorden

Jupiter på jorden

Directed by: Georg af Klercker

Starring: Axel Ringvall

Country: United States

Der Eid des Stephan Huller

Der Eid des Stephan Huller

Directed by: Viggo Larsen

Starring: Viggo Larsen, Wanda Treumann, Fritz Schroeter

Country: United States

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Directed by: Nat C. Goodwin

Starring: Gyula Abonyi, Jenn Veszprmy, Endre Szegh

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 August 1912 ?

  • St. Nathy (or David)
  • Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
  • St. Fedlimid/Felimy
  • St. Romanus Ostiarius
  • St. Edith Stein
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1912 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. A Girl Like Me - Elizabeth Wheeler & Lyric Quartet
  2. Martha - Quartetto Nocturno (Good Night Quartet) - Enrico Caruso & Frances Alda & Marcel Journet

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Magazine Covers

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

The Harvester by Gene Stratton Porter

The Harvester

By: Gene Stratton Porter

The Harvester is set in Gene Stratton Porter's Limberlost Swamp series. David Langston lives a simple life harvesting medicinal herbs to sell in the city. He believes that he has all that he needs in life, that is until he ...

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The Street Called Straight by Basil King

The Street Called Straight

By: Basil King

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.

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Their Yesterdays by Harold Bell Wright

Their Yesterdays

By: Harold Bell Wright

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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The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies

The Melting of Molly

By: Maria Thompson Davies

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes ...

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