Saturday 1 August 1925


It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Sally of the Sawdust, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Sally of the Sawdust

Sally of the Sawdust

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Carol Dempster, W.C. Fields, Alfred Lunt

Country: United States

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Parisian Love

Parisian Love

Directed by: Gasnier

Starring: Clara Bow, Donald Keith, Lillian Leighton

Country: United States

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Pretty Ladies

Pretty Ladies

Directed by: Monta Bell

Starring: Zasu Pitts, Tom Moore, Ann Pennington

Country: United States

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac

Directed by: Augusto Genina

Starring: Alex Bernard, Umberto Casilini, Gemma De Sanctis

Country: United States

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The Gold Rush

The Gold Rush

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 August 1925 ?

  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Shortwave-radio link between Kootwijk and Netherlands East-Indies

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1925 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Gene Austin - Yes Sir! That's My Baby
  2. Don't Bring Lulu - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
  3. Don't Bring Lulu - Billy Murray
  4. Yearning (Just For You) - Harry Reser's Orchestra

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1925?

  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1596
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Henry Ford -- July 27, 1925


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

Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs


By: A. Hamilton Gibbs

Clean, 1926 A. L. Burt Publishing, Hardback, No DJ, Blue Cover, "Life is an uncharted ocean. The cautious mariner must need take many soundings ere he conduct his bargue to port in safety."320

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The Constant Nymph by Margaret Kenned

The Constant Nymph

By: Margaret Kenned

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The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter

The Keeper of the Bees

By: Gene Stratton Porter

This quintessentially American story, containing Gene Stratton-Porter's characteristic blend of optimism and faith in nature, has inspired several movies.

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Glorious Apollo by E. Barrington

Glorious Apollo

By: E. Barrington

“Mad, bad and dangerous to know…” Caroline Lamb’s fatal description would follow Byron to his grave. He might have been among the greatest of English poets.

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