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Thursday 1 June 1922

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Abdul Rashid and Joan Copeland [Miller]. The Phantom Carriage, directed by Victor Sjstrm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Phantom Carriage

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Victor Sjstrm, Hilda Borgstrm, Tore Svennberg

Country: United States

Grandma's Boy

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Townsend

Country: United States

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Missing Husbands

Directed by: Jacques Feyder

Starring: Jean Angelo, Stacia Napierkowska, Georges Melchior

Country: United States

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The Trap

Directed by: Robert Thornby

Starring: Lon Chaney, Alan Hale, Dagmar Godowsky

Country: United States

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Beyond the Rocks

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, Edythe Chapman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 June 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Samoa - Independence Day 1962.
  • Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Carna.
  • Children's Day in some countries.
  • Commemoration of Justin Martyr (Anglican).
  • Kenya Madaraka Day 1963.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Abdul Rashid: Pakistan -- Field hockey player (1960 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
  • Joan Copeland [Miller]: NYC, New York -- Actress (Roseland, A Little Sex).
  • Joachim Boosfeld: German Nazi military figure, a Hauptsturmführer (Chief Storm Leader/Captain) in the Waffen-SS during World War II.
  • Joan Caulfield: American former model and actress, a wide-eyed blonde beauty who played wholesome ingénue roles in light films of the '40s.
  • Joan Copeland: American actress.
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Facts:
  • The Royal Ulster Constabulary is founded.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1922 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Play That Song of India Again - Charles Harrison
  2. Virginia Blues - Van & Schenck
  3. Angel Child - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
  4. Georgia - Peerless Quartet

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1430
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1429
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1428

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

An excerpt from The North American Review, Volume 215: NOVEL-WRITING, despite some signs to the contrary, makes real progress as an art; but it is not often that the new art is combined with the old magic so effectively as ...

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Head of the House of Coombe follows the relationships between a group of pre–World War One English nobles and commoners. It also offers both some interesting editorial commentary on the political system in prewar Europe that Burnett feels bears ...

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

Hardcover w/o dust jacket, Copyright 1921 Dutton, forty-ninth printing....October, 1922. Red cloth book with gold lettering on front , framing front of book cover and on spine.

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