Wednesday 17 November 1915
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
The Edge of the Abyss, directed by Walter Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 17 November 1915 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the important events of 17 November 1915 ?
- Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
- Life Day
- International Students Day
- R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
- Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
See other famous people born on 17 November
Albert Malbois: French prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who is currently one of the oldest living bishops.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1915 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in November 1915?
- Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1089
- Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1088
- Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1087
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A narrative of loss and change, a love story, and a warning about the evils of materialism, the book chronicles two midwestern families trying to cope with the onset of industrialization.
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.
This early 20th-century classic chronicles the adventures of an orphaned newspaper boy in his "hand-to-hand scuffle" with life in a midwestern metropolis. Gene Stratton-Porter's faith in the healing power of nature is also apparent, in a lovingly depicted tamarack swamp ...
Pollyanna Grows Up is a children's novel by Eleanor H. Porter. It is the first of many sequels to Porter's best-selling Pollyanna, but is the only one written by Porter herself.
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