Monday 21 October 1912


It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Die Tochter des Schmugglers, directed by Joseph Delmont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1912
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 ?

Die Tochter des Schmugglers

Die Tochter des Schmugglers

Directed by: Joseph Delmont

Starring: Henry Krauss, Henri tivant, Lon Bernard

Country: United States

From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth

From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth

Directed by: Sidney Olcott

Starring: Robert Henderson-Bland, Gene Gauntier, Montague Sidney

Country: United States

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The Life and Death of King Richard III

The Life and Death of King Richard III

Directed by: Andr Calmettes

Starring: Robert Gemp, Frederick Warde, Albert Gardner

Country: United States

Today and Tomorrow

Today and Tomorrow

Directed by: Kertész Mihály

Starring: Gyula Abonyi, Jenn Veszprmy, Endre Szegh

Country: United States

As You Like It

As You Like It

Directed by: J. Stuart Blackton

Starring: Maurice Costello, Rose Coghlan, Rosemary Theby

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 October 1912 ?

  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
  • Trafalgar Day ? celebrated throughout much of the British Empire in the 19th and early 20th Century.
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  • During the First Balkan War, Kardzhali is liberated by Bulgarian forces

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1912 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Waiting for the Robert E. Lee - Dolly Connolly

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The Harvester by Gene Stratton Porter

The Harvester

By: Gene Stratton Porter

The Harvester is set in Gene Stratton Porter's Limberlost Swamp series. David Langston lives a simple life harvesting medicinal herbs to sell in the city. He believes that he has all that he needs in life, that is until he ...

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The Street Called Straight by Basil King

The Street Called Straight

By: Basil King

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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Their Yesterdays by Harold Bell Wright

Their Yesterdays

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic novel which focuses on the 13 greatest things in life: dreams, occupation, knowledge, ignorance, religion, tradition, temptation, life, death, failure, success, love, and memories.

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The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Davies

The Melting of Molly

By: Maria Thompson Davies

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes ...

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