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Monday 5 February 1923

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Henri Gruel and Claude Manceron. The Blue Lagoon, directed by W. Bowden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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 months ?

The Blue Lagoon

Directed by: W. Bowden

Starring: Molly Adair, Val Chard, Dick Cruickshanks

Country: United States

Mist in the Valley

Directed by: Cecil M. Hepworth

Starring: Alma Taylor, G.H. Mulcaster, James Carew

Country: United States

The Pilgrim

Directed by: Edna Purviance

Starring: Theodore Roberts, Charles de Rochefort, Estelle Taylor

Country: United States

While Paris Sleeps

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Lon Chaney, Mildred Manning, John Gilbert

Country: United States

Lederstrumpf

Directed by: Arthur Wellin

Starring: Edward Eyseneck

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 February 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
  • Saint Bertolf
Famous Birthdays:
  • Henri Gruel: French director and specialist in sound effects, who died on 23 November 2007, aged 84, in Figanières, Var, France.
  • Claude Manceron: French historian, who published under the pseudonym Claude Chevalon early in his career.
  • Fatmawati : Indonesian wife of Sukarno 1st First Lady of Indonesia (d. 1980).
  • Claude King: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2013).
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Facts:
  • Mass arrests of socialists and communists in Italy.
  • General mine strike against wage cuts in Saar.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1923 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Romany Love - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  2. I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate - Virginians
  3. You Can Have Him, I Don't Want Him - Van & Schenck
  4. Carolina in the Morning - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1923?

  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1466
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1465
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1464

Books

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

Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the ...

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His Children's Children

By: Arthur Train

1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...

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The Enchanted April

By: Elizabeth von Arnim

The Enchanted April is a novel that was written by Elizabeth von Arnim that tells the story of four very different women who go a vacation to Italy.

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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.

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