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Saturday 2 October 1920

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include William Cramond and Abraham Dreisezun. The Woman Untamed, directed by Jack Pratt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Woman Untamed

Directed by: Jack Pratt

Starring: Doraldina, Jay Morley, Dark Cloud

Country: United States

Over the Hill to the Poorhouse

Directed by: Harry Millarde

Starring: Mary Carr, James Sheridan, Noel Tearle

Country: United States

Lederstrumpf, 1. Teil: Der Wildtöter und Chingachgook

Directed by: Arthur Wellin

Starring: Emil Mamelok, Herta Heden, Bela Lugosi

Country: United States

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Fante-Anne

Directed by: Rasmus Breistein

Starring: Asta Nielsen, Einar Tveito, Johanne Bruhn

Country: United States

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Way Down East

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess, Josephine Bernard

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 October 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Max Bruch: German composer and conductor who studied at Cologne Conservatory, and, from 1858-1861, taught music in Cologne, where he wrote the opera "Loreley.
Facts:
  • Only tripleheader of century (Reds win 13-4, 7-3 then Pirates win 6-0)

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1920 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. The Love Nest - Art Hickman & His Orchestra
  2. When Night Descends - John McCormack

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1344
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1343
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1342

Books

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

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

Donald McKay, son of Hector McKay, millionaire lumber king, falls in love with "Nan of the Sawdust Pile," a charming girl who has been ostracized by her townsfolk...

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

Dodo Collections brings you another classic from Harold Bell Wright, ‘The Re-Creation of Brian Kent.’ I remember as well as though it were yesterday the first time I met Auntie Sue.It

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

James Oliver "Jim" Curwood (June 12, 1878 – August 13, 1927) was an American action-adventure writer and conservationist. His books ranked among Publisher's Weekly top-ten best sellers in the United States in the early 1920s.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


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