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Monday 4 May 1925

1925-05-04

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Strike, directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Strike

Directed by: Sergei M. Eisenstein

Starring: Grigori Aleksandrov, Maksim Shtraukh, Mikhail Gomorov

Country: United States

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The Wizard of Oz

Directed by: Larry Semon

Starring: Dorothy Dwan, Charles Murray, Oliver Hardy

Country: United States

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Whirlpool of Fate

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Catherine Hessling, Charlotte Clasis, Pierre Champagne

Country: United States

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The Monster

Directed by: Roland West

Starring: Lon Chaney, Johnny Arthur, Gertrude Olmstead

Country: United States

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Seven Chances

Directed by: Buster Keaton

Starring: Buster Keaton, Ruth Dwyer, T. Roy Barnes

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 May 1925 ?

Holidays:
  • Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
  • Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
  • International Firefighters' Day.
  • Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
  • People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Peter Blum: German / South African / English poet (Capricorn).
  • Jenő Buzánszky: Hungarian footballer and coach (d. 2015).
  • Maurice R Greenberg: American businessman.
  • Lore Frisch: German actress, whose films include Der weißblaue Löwe (1952), Junges Herz voll Liebe (1953), 52 Weeks Make A Year (1955), The Czar and the Carpenter (1956), My Wife Makes Music (1958) and The Dress (1961).
  • Maurice Greenberg: American businessman, a top executive of American International Group and part of the social scene in NY.
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Facts:
  • League of Nations conference on arms control and poison gas usage.

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. The Fire Bird, Part 1 - Philadelphia Orchestra (Leopold Stokowski, Conductor)
  2. Oh! Lady Be Good - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
  3. When My Sugar Walks Down The Street - Gene Austin & Aileen Stanley

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Thomas Walsh -- May 4, 1925
  • Science: Science vol. 61 issue 1583
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: James B. Hertzog -- Apr. 27, 1925

Books

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

Soundings

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

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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

In writing the life of Byron in the form of a novel I have endeavored, as in The Divine Lady and in my other books, to touch biography with imagination and to present the essential truth as I see it, ...

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