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Tuesday 12 January 1915

1915-01-12

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Alice in Wonderland, directed by W.W. Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915 while The Turmoil by Booth Tarkington was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: W.W. Young

Starring: Viola Savoy, Herbert Rice

Country: United States

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A Fool There Was

Directed by: Frank Powell

Starring: Edward Jos, Theda Bara, Runa Hodges

Country: United States

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Time Lock No. 776

Directed by: Hal Reid

Starring: Joe Welch, Dora Dean, David Wall

Country: United States

Prince Seppl

Directed by: Carl Froelich

Starring: Hanns Beck-Gaden, Beppo Benz, Ferdinande Bethge

Country: United States

Beby y su circo

Directed by: Fructus Gelabert

Starring: Audrey Munson, Thomas A. Curran, George Marlo

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 1915 ?

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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Facts:
  • House of Representatives rejects proposal to give women the right to vote.
  • The Rocky Mountain National Park is formed by an act of U.S. Congress.
  • The United States House of Representatives rejects a proposal to give women the right to vote.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. It's a Long, Long Way to Tipperary - Albert Farrington
  2. Same Sort of Girl - John Barnes Wells & Inez Barbour
  3. At the Mississippi Cabaret - American Quartet

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1045
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1044
  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1043

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

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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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

This early 20th-century classic chronicles the adventures of an orphaned newspaper boy in his "hand-to-hand scuffle" with life in a midwestern metropolis. Gene Stratton-Porter's faith in the healing power of nature is also apparent, in a lovingly depicted tamarack swamp ...

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

In this sequel to the children's classic Pollyanna, our beloved heroine continues to cheer up everyone around her with her sunny personality and relentless good humor When we left Pollyanna at the end of the first book, she was trying ...

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