Saturday December 05, 1914

US date format: 12/5/1914, UK date format: 5/12/1914

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 5, 1914). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Odette Joyeux and Hans Hellmut Kirst. The Egyptian Mummy, directed by Lee Beggs, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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The Egyptian Mummy

Directed by: Lee Beggs

Starring: Lee Beggs, Constance Talmadge, Billy Quirk, Joel Day

The Adventure of the Wrong Santa Claus

Directed by: Charles M. Seay

Starring: Barry O'Moore, Julian Reed, Richard Neill, Bliss Milford

His Prehistoric Past

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, May Wallace, Gene Marsh

The Plumber

Directed by: Dell Henderson

Starring: Charles Murray, Josef Swickard, Billie Brockwell, Billie Bennett

Getting Acquainted

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Phyllis Allen, Mack Swain, Mabel Normand


Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 05, 1914?


  • Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
  • Day of the Ninja
  • Austria - Krampus
  • Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • See more


  • The Italian Parliament proclaims the neutrality of the country.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 05, 1914?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. Gems from The Girl from Utah - Victor Light Opera Co.
  2. They Start the Victrola (And Go Dancing Around the Floor) - Billy Murray

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