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Thursday 15 February 1917

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Robert Haack and Fredrik Mellbye. Rosie O'Grady, directed by John H. Collins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Rosie O'Grady

Directed by: John H. Collins

Starring: Viola Dana, Tom Blake, James Harris

Country: United States

The Black Stork

Directed by: Leopold Wharton

Starring: Jane Fearnley, Allan Murnane, Hamilton Revelle

Country: United States

Blind Justice

Directed by: Benjamin Christensen

Starring: Benjamin Christensen, Karen Caspersen, Peter Fjelstrup

Country: United States

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Great Expectations

Directed by: Robert G. Vignola

Starring: Jack Pickford, Louise Huff, Frank Losee

Country: United States

Homunculus, 1. Teil

Directed by: Otto Rippert

Starring: Olaf Fnss, Ernst Ludwig, Adolf Paul

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 February 1917 ?

Holidays:
  • John Frum Day in Vanuatu [1]
  • Gummy Bear Day in United States
  • National Day in Serbia
  • Lupercalia
  • Candlemas in Russia and other Eastern Orthodox countries
Famous Birthdays:
  • Robert Haack: American financier, the former Chairman of Lockheed Corporation in 1976 for 20 months, revamping it and building it up, restoring its finances and restoring confidence.
  • Fredrik Mellbye: Norwegian physician.
  • Jacques Chegaray: Le Havre Writer.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • San Francisco Public Library (Main Branch at Civic center) dedicated.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1917 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. They're Wearing 'Em Higher in Hawaii - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan
  2. Paradise Blues - Marion Harris

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1917?

  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1154
  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1153
  • Science: Science vol. 45 issue 1152

Books

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

Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: H. G. Wells

Mr. Britling Sees It Through By H. G. Wells

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The Light in the Clearing

By: Irving Bacheller

A tale of the north country in the time of Silas Wright.

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The Red Planet

By: William J. Locke

A tale of the Great War, as the Red Planet's glow bathes England in the ruby colors of military conquest. . .

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The Road to Understanding

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Eleanor H. Porter was a popular American novelist at the turn of the 20th century. Best known as the author of Pollyanna, Porter wrote kids books, adventure stories, and romances that are still read today.

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Videogames

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