Sunday 17 January 1915
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre Péchoux and Francis Sayre.
Hypocrites, directed by Courtenay Foote, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1915
while K Mary by Roberts Rinehart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 17 January 1915 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Pierre Péchoux: French historian, specializing in Russia.
- Francis Sayre: American ecclesiastic and noted family, the grandson of Woodrow Wilson, born at the White House.
- Russia occupies Bukovina and Western Ukraine.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1915 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I Want to Go Back to Michigan (Down On the Farm) - Morton Harvey
- If That's Your Idea of a Wonderful Time (Take Me Home) - Ada Jones
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?