Wednesday 27 October 1915


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Crimson Wing, directed by E.H. Calvert, 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 ?

The Crimson Wing

The Crimson Wing

Directed by: E.H. Calvert

Starring: E.H. Calvert, John Cossar, Ruth Stonehouse

Country: United States

Life Without Soul

Life Without Soul

Directed by: Joseph W. Smiley

Starring: Percy Standing, George De Carlton, Lucy Cotton

Country: United States



Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Geraldine Farrar, Wallace Reid, Pedro de Cordoba

Country: United States

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The Man Who Couldn't Beat God

The Man Who Couldn't Beat God

Directed by: Maurice Costello

Starring: Maurice Costello, Charles Eldridge, Robert Gaillard

Country: United States

The Coward

The Coward

Directed by: Reginald Barker

Starring: Frank Keenan, Charles Ray, Gertrude Claire

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 October 1915 ?

  • St. Namatius
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
  • Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • St. Desiderius
  • R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
Famous Birthdays:
  • Harry Saltzman: Canadian-French production manager and producer (d. 1994).
  • Luis Miro Quesada Garland: Outstanding Peruvian journalist, teacher, lawyer and managing director of the newspaper El Comercio of Lima until his death, left his legacy as an important journalistic prose.
See other famous people born on 27 October
  • William Morris Hughes becomes the 7th Prime Minister of Australia.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Serenata - John McCormack
  2. Those Charlie Chaplin Feet - Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1086


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

In this sequel to the children's classic Pollyanna, our beloved heroine continues to cheer up everyone around her with her sunny personality and relentless good humor When we left Pollyanna at the end of the first book, she was trying ...

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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