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Sunday 17 January 1915

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Pierre Péchoux and Francis Sayre. Hypocrites, directed by Courtenay Foote, 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 ?

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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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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
  • Pierre Péchoux: French historian, specializing in Russia.
  • Francis Sayre: American ecclesiastic and noted family, the grandson of Woodrow Wilson, born at the White House.
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Facts:
  • Russia occupies Bukovina and Western Ukraine.

Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. If That's Your Idea of a Wonderful Time (Take Me Home) - Ada Jones
  2. I Want to Go Back to Michigan (Down On the Farm) - Morton Harvey

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1046
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1045
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1044

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

Though American author Winston Churchill often focused on historical events as inspiration for his novels, his later work more often explored the way that events conspired to shape his characters' opinions and values.

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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Michael O'Halloran By Gene Stratton-Porter

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Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna, now cured of her crippling spinal injury, and able to walk again, goes to live in Boston with Mrs. Carew, a heart-broken woman searching for her lost nephew.

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