Saturday 17 April 1915


It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Eagle's Nest, directed by Edwin Arden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

The Eagle's Nest

The Eagle's Nest

Directed by: Edwin Arden

Starring: Edwin Arden, Romaine Fielding, Harry Kenneth

Country: United States

The Unafraid

The Unafraid

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Rita Jolivet, House Peters, Page Peters

Country: United States

Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

Directed by: J. Gordon Edwards

Starring: Betty Nansen, Edward Jos, Richard Thornton

Country: United States

The Vow

The Vow

Directed by: S.E.V. Taylor

Starring: Marion Leonard

Country: United States



Directed by: Pier Angelo Mazzolotti

Starring: Mario Bonnard, Giovanni Casaleggio, Pierino Chiesa

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 April 1915 ?

  • Pope Anicetus (died 166)
  • Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
  • Saint Landricus
  • Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
  • Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Sirimavo Bandaranaike: A Sri Lankan politician and the world's first female head of government (d. 2000).
  • Martin Clemens: Scottish guerilla fighter (d. 2009).
  • Joe Foss: American politician, fighter pilot, Medal of Honor recipient and AFL Commissioner (Born 1915).
  • Regina Ghazaryan: Armenian painter (d. 1999).
  • Maria Vilanova de Arbenz: The First Lady of Guatemala from 1951-1954, as she was married to the Guatemalan President coronel Jacobo Árbenz Guzmán.
See other famous people born on 17 April

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. The Little House Upon the Hill - James F. Harrison & James Reed
  2. My Molancholy Baby - Walter Van Brunt

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1059


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

The Turmoil by Booth Tarkington

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

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

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Michael O’Halloran is the charming Gene Stratton-Porter novel of an orphaned newspaper seller who asks nothing of the world except to "be square". The book presents a vivid description of American life in 1914 and, though the characters suffer many ...

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Pollyanna Grows Up by Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Why buy our paperbacks? Unabridged (100% Original content) Printed in USA on High Quality Paper 30 Days Money Back Guarantee Standard Font size of 10 for all books Fulfilled by Amazon Expedited shipping BEWARE OF LOW-QUALITY SELLERS Don't buy cheap ...

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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