Sunday 17 January 1915


It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Hypocrites, directed by Courtenay Foote, 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 ?



Directed by: Courtenay Foote

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Allan Sears, Walter Long

Country: United States

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: W.W. Young

Starring: Viola Savoy, Herbert Rice

Country: United States

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A Fool There Was

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

Time Lock No. 776

Directed by: Hal Reid

Starring: Joe Welch, Dora Dean, David Wall

Country: United States

Prince Seppl

Prince Seppl

Directed by: Carl Froelich

Starring: Hanns Beck-Gaden, Beppo Benz, Ferdinande Bethge

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1915 ?

  • 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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  • Russia occupies Bukovina and Western Ukraine.

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Music Charts

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

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

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1046


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

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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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