Friday 2 October 1925


It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Thank You, directed by John Ford, 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 30 days ?

Thank You

Thank You

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: Alec B. Francis, Jacqueline Logan, George O'Brien

Country: United States

The Circle

The Circle

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, Malcolm McGregor, Alec B. Francis

Country: United States

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The Freshman

The Freshman

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Brooks Benedict

Country: United States

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The Primrose Path

The Primrose Path

Directed by: Harry O. Hoyt

Starring: Wallace MacDonald, Clara Bow, Arline Pretty

Country: United States

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The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

Directed by: Rupert Julian

Starring: Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 October 1925 ?

  • 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:
  • Wren Blair: Canadian ice hockey player coach and manager (d. 2013).
  • José Pires: Portuguese writer, his works have been translated into more than 15 languages.
  • Clay Felker: American magazine editor and journalist who founded New York Magazine in 1968.
  • Philippe Malaud: French diplomat and politician.
  • Ernesto Montgomery: Jamaican clairvoyant, faith healer, advisor and minister who was assigned by British Intelligence, at the age of 16, to work on the invasion of Normandy as a psychic spy, as reported by Clifford Linedecker in the 1976 book "Psychic Spy.
See other famous people born on 02 October
  • John Logie Baird performs the first test of a working television system.
  • London's first enclosed double-decker buses are introduced.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Sweet Georgia Brown - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
  2. Let it Rain - Gene Austin
  3. Pal of My Cradle Days - Paul Whiteman & His 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 October 1925?

  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1605
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Frank B. Kellogg -- Sep. 28, 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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