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Monday 4 May 1925

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Peter Blum and Maurice R Greenberg. 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).
  • 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.
  • Jenő Buzánszky: Hungarian footballer and coach (d. 2015).
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Facts:
  • League of Nations conference on arms control and poison gas usage.

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

pages look good and binding is tight. cover looks good as well.

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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 of adventure, hope and healing, displays Gene Stratton-Porter's characteristic blend of optimism and faith in nature. It 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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