On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1915

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"The Birth of a Nation" the first 12-reel film in America, directed by D. W. Griffith, starring Lillian Gish and Mae Marsh, opens at Clune's Auditorium in Los Angeles

Film Director D. W. Griffith
Film Director
D. W. Griffith

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