Saturday 27 January 1912


It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican). Homer's Odyssey, directed by Francesco Bertolini, 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 ?

Homer's Odyssey

Homer's Odyssey

Directed by: Francesco Bertolini

Starring: Giuseppe de Liguoro, Ubaldo Maria Del Colle, Eugenia Tettoni Fior

Country: United States

Three Tales of Terror

Three Tales of Terror

Directed by: Jacob Fleck

Starring: Paul Askonas, Frau Galfres-Hubermann

Country: United States

The Doll

The Doll

Directed by: Joseph Delmont

Starring: Sarah Bernhardt, Paul Capellani, Georges Charmeroy

Country: United States

La fin d'une révolution américaine

La fin d'une révolution américaine

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Jo Hamman, Suzanne Grandais

Country: United States

Le fumiste

Le fumiste

Directed by: Grard Bourgeois

Starring: Raimu

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 January 1912 ?

  • UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
  • Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
  • Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
  • Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
  • Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Andr? Ledoux: Besan?on physician.
  • Arne Naess: Norwegian philosopher (d. 2009).
  • Arne Næss: Norwegian philosopher who coined the term deep ecology and was an important intellectual and inspirational figure within the environmental movement of the late twentieth century.
  • Francis Rogallo: American engineer invented the Rogallo wing (d. 2009).
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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. The Wedding Glide - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
  2. The Harbor of Love - Frank Coombs & William H. Thompson
  3. Knock Wood - Ada Jones & Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

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 is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.

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Their Yesterdays by Harold Bell Wright

Their Yesterdays

By: Harold Bell Wright

Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the ...

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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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