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Friday 12 February 1915

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Andrew J Goodpaster and Antonio Giolitti. The Bachelor's Romance, directed by John Emerson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Bachelor's Romance

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Varvara Yanova, Vsevolod Meyerhold, G. Enriton

Country: United States

The Birth of a Nation

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall

Country: United States

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The Goose Girl

Directed by: Frederick Thomson

Starring: Marguerite Clark, Monroe Salisbury, Sydney Deane

Country: United States

Hypocrites

Directed by: Courtenay Foote

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Allan Sears, Walter Long

Country: United States

Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: W.W. Young

Starring: Viola Savoy, Herbert Rice

Country: United States

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Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 February 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Saint Alexis of Moscow
  • Saint Benedict of Aniane
  • Red Hand Day
  • Darwin Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Andrew J Goodpaster: United States -- General / Supreme Commander (NATO-Europe).
  • Antonio Giolitti: Italian politician, author, minister of the budget, wrote "riforme e rivoluzione" 1957, "comunismo in europa" 1960, "un socialismo possibile" 1967.
  • Lorne Greene: Ottawa, Ontario -- Actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica).
  • Andrew Goodpaster: American general (d. 2005).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • The cornerstone is laid for the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1915 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Home, Sweet Home - Elsie Baker
  2. John McCormack - My Wild Irish Rose
  3. Sister Susie's Sewing Shirts for Soldiers - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1915?

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1050
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1049
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1048

Books

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

The Turmoil

By: Booth Tarkington

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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A Far Country

By: Winston Churchill

My name is Hugh Paret. I was a corporation lawyer, but by no means a typical one, the choice of my profession being merely incidental, and due, as will be seen, to the accident of environment.

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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Michael O’Halloran is the charming Gene Stratton-Porter novel of an orphaned newspaper seller who asks nothing of the world except to "be square". The book presents a vivid description of American life in 1914 and, though the characters suffer many ...

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna, now cured of her crippling spinal injury, spends her time teaching the "glad game" to new town, and a very bitter woman, Mrs. Carew. Along the way she makes new friends, such as Sadie and Jamie: Jamie is a ...

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Videogames

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