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Thursday 12 January 1905

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Famous people born on this day include James Bennett Griffin and Nihal Atsız. Wonderful Beehive, directed by Gaston Velle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1905 while The Marriage of William Ashe by Mary Augusta Ward was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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Wonderful Beehive

Directed by: Gaston Velle

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

Valtiopäiväkuvia

Directed by: Frans Engstrm

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

Long Hard Slope

Directed by: Tan Xinpei

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

Valsons

Directed by: Alice Guy

Starring: Armand Dranem

Country: United States

La malia dell'oro

Directed by: Filoteo Alberini

Starring: Frida Cotrelli, Eugen Skladanowsky

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Books

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

The Marriage of William Ashe

By: Mary Augusta Ward

The novel is a story of English social and political life. William Ashe is a rich, handsome, and successful politician, and heir to the title of Earl of Tranmore.

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Sandy Alice

By: Hegan Rice

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The Garden of Allah

By: Robert Hichens

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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The Clansman

By: Thomas Dixon, Jr.

The original controversial book on which the controversial film was based! Were it not for director D. W. Griffith’s immortalization in the controversial 1915 silent film, “The Birth of a Nation,” few would know that name of Rev.

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