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Wednesday 17 February 1915

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Homer Keller and William Foster. The Bachelor's Romance, directed by John Emerson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

The Bachelor's Romance

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Varvara Yanova, Vsevolod Meyerhold, G. Enriton

Country: United States

The Birth of a Nation

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall

Country: United States

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The Goose Girl

Directed by: Frederick Thomson

Starring: Marguerite Clark, Monroe Salisbury, Sydney Deane

Country: United States

Hypocrites

Directed by: Courtenay Foote

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Allan Sears, Walter Long

Country: United States

Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: W.W. Young

Starring: Viola Savoy, Herbert Rice

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Homer Keller: composer.
  • William Foster: American military, United States Marine who received the Medal of Honor for his "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty" during World War II during the Battle of Okinawa in 1945.
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Facts:
  • Edward Stone, first US combatant to die in WWI, is mortally wounded.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Aida - O Terra Addio (Angels Guard Thee) - John McCormack & Lucy Isabelle Marsh

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1050
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1049
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1048

Books

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

The Turmoil

By: Booth Tarkington

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A Far Country

By: Winston Churchill

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Young adult

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Eleanor H. Porter's classic sequel to her adored novel, "Pollyanna". In "Pollyanna Grows Up", the maturing Pollyanna teaches her "Glad Game" to more of the townspeople and makes new friends, including Sadie and Jamie.

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