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..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Edge of the Abyss

The Edge of the Abyss

Directed by: Walter Edwards

Starring: Mary Boland, Robert McKim, Frank Mills

Country: United States

Martyrs of the Alamo

Martyrs of the Alamo

Directed by: W. Christy Cabanne

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Allan Sears, Walter Long

Country: United States

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Directed by: George Foster Platt

Starring: Audrey Munson, Thomas A. Curran, George Marlo

Country: United States

A Butterfly on the Wheel

A Butterfly on the Wheel

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Holbrook Blinn, Vivian Martin, George Relph

Country: United States

Children of Eve

Children of Eve

Directed by: John H. Collins

Starring: Viola Dana, Robert Conness, Tom Blake

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

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)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Albert Malbois: French prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who is currently one of the oldest living bishops.
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Music Charts

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1089


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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