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Tuesday 12 January 1909

1909-01-12

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Theodore Roosevelt (Republican). Le paralytique, directed by Louis Feuillade, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909 while The Inner Shrine by Anonymous (Basil King) was one of the best selling books.
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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 ?

Le paralytique

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Rene Carl, Maurice Vinot

Country: United States

Vers le Pôle Sud

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Henri Duval, Maurice Vinot

Country: United States

De Garraf a Barcelona

Directed by: Fructus Gelabert

Starring: Edith Buemann, Gustav Lund, Elith Pio

Country: United States

Smith's Knockabout Theatre

Directed by: Theo Frenkel

Starring: Edith Buemann, Gustav Lund, Elith Pio

Country: United States

Paul Wangs skæbne

Directed by: Viggo Larsen

Starring: Edith Buemann, Gustav Lund, Elith Pio

Country: United States

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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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Music Charts

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Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. If You'll Remember Me - Henry Burr

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Books

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Katrine Elinor

By: Macartney Lane

Elinor Macartney Lane (1864 – March 15, 1909) was an American novelist who was popular in the first decade of the 1900s. After publishing a number of short stories, she wrote three novels: Mills of God (1901),[2] Nancy Stair (1904),[3] ...

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The Silver Horde

By: Rex Beach

Rex Beach was an American novelist and playwright whose most famous works during the early 20th century consisted of Westerns, many of which are still widely read today.

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The Man in Lower Ten

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

The Man in Lower Ten is the first book ever written by Mary Roberts Rinehart, arguably the greatest American mystery writer of her generation. Vividly imagined, it combines adventure, suspense, horror, and mystery at breakneck speed.

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

By: John Fox, Jr.

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is a 1908 romance novel/western novel written by John Fox, Jr.. The novel became Fox's most successful, and was included among the top ten list of bestselling novels for 1908 and 1909.

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