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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
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Hypocrites

Directed by: Courtenay Foote

Starring: Sam De Grasse, Allan Sears, Walter Long

Country: United States

Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: W.W. Young

Starring: Viola Savoy, Herbert Rice

Country: United States

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A Fool There Was

Directed by: Frank Powell

Starring: Edward Jos, Theda Bara, Runa Hodges

Country: United States

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Time Lock No. 776

Directed by: Hal Reid

Starring: Joe Welch, Dora Dean, David Wall

Country: United States

Prince Seppl

Directed by: Carl Froelich

Starring: Hanns Beck-Gaden, Beppo Benz, Ferdinande Bethge

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1915 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
  • Pierre Péchoux: French historian, specializing in Russia.
  • Francis Sayre: American ecclesiastic and noted family, the grandson of Woodrow Wilson, born at the White House.
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Facts:
  • Russia occupies Bukovina and Western Ukraine.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I Want to Go Back to Michigan (Down On the Farm) - Morton Harvey
  2. If That's Your Idea of a Wonderful Time (Take Me Home) - Ada Jones

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1046
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1045
  • Science: Science vol. 41 issue 1044

Books

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

Pollyanna Grows Up

By: Eleanor H. Porter

Eleanor H. Porter's classic sequel to her adored novel, "Pollyanna". In "Pollyanna Grows Up", the maturing Pollyanna teaches her "Glad Game" to more of the townspeople and makes new friends, including Sadie and Jamie.

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Michael O'Halloran

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Young adult

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The Turmoil

By: Booth Tarkington

Booth Tarkington is one of an elite group of only three writers who have been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for literature more than once. The novel The Turmoil is the first entry in the 'Growth' trilogy of books that focus ...

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A Far Country

By: Winston Churchill

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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