Saturday 28 August 1915
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tol Avery and Claude Roy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 28 August 1915 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
See other famous people born on 28 August
Tol Avery: American film and television character actor with more than a hundred screen appearances between 1950 and 1974.
Claude Roy: French writer, a poet and author.
Max Robertson: Bangladeshi-English sportscaster and author (d. 2009).
Tasha Tudor: American author and illustrator (d. 2008).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1915 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
Estrellita - McKee's Orchestra
Jane - Peerless Quartet
On, Wisconsin! - Prince's Orchestra
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 1915?
- Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1078
- Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1077
- Science: Science vol. 42 issue 1076
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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.
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.
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 ...
Pollyanna, now cured of her crippling spinal injury, spends her time teaching the "glad game" to new town, and a very bitter woman, Mrs. Carew. Along the way she makes new friends, such as Sadie and Jamie: Jamie is a ...
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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