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Monday 13 December 1915

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mark Stevens and Ross MacDonald. Over Night, directed by James Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Over Night

Directed by: James Young

Starring: Vivian Martin, Sam Hardy, Herbert Yost

Country: United States

Don Quixote

Directed by: Edward Dillon

Starring: DeWolf Hopper Sr., Fay Tincher, Max Davidson

Country: United States

The Cheat

Directed by: Fannie Ward

Starring: Constance Johnson, William Parsons, Russ Powell

Country: United States

Burlesque on Carmen

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jack Henderson

Country: United States

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Jane

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Charlotte Greenwood, Sydney Grant, Myrtle Stedman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
  • In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mark Stevens: Cleveland, Ohio -- Actor (Big Town, Martin Kane).
  • Ross MacDonald: Detective Novelist (Goodbye Look).
  • Balthazar Johannes: Vorster Prime Minister of South Africa (1966-77).
  • B J Vorster: Prime Minister of South Africa 1966-1978 (d. 1983).
  • Curt Jurgens: German actor of over 100 films, but considered his greatest achievements on stage.
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1915?

  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1093
  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1092
  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1091

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 a 1915 novel by the American writer Gene Stratton-Porter. Gene Stratton-Porter (August 17, 1863 – December 6, 1924) was an American author, early naturalist, nature photographer, and one of the first women to form a movie studio ...

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

How is this book unique? Font adjustments & biography included Unabridged (100% Original content) Illustrated About Pollyanna Grows Up by Eleanor H.

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