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Friday 5 May 1922

1922-05-05

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). The Trap, directed by Robert Thornby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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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 Trap

Directed by: Robert Thornby

Starring: Lon Chaney, Alan Hale, Dagmar Godowsky

Country: United States

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Beyond the Rocks

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, Edythe Chapman

Country: United States

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The Man from Beyond

Directed by: Burton L. King

Starring: Harry Houdini, Arthur Maude, Albert Tavernier

Country: United States

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Die Geburt des Antichrist

Directed by: Friedrich Feher

Starring: Magda Sonja, Ludwig Andersen, Adolf Weisse

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Albert Parker

Starring: John Barrymore, Roland Young, Carol Dempster

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 May 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
  • Euthymios the Wonderworker
  • Barlaam of Serpukhov
  • Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
  • Eulogios the Confessor
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Construction begins on Yankee Stadium (Bronx).
  • In The Bronx, construction begins on Yankee Stadium.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1922 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Three O'Clock in the Morning - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
  2. On the Gin-Gin-Ginny Shore - Ray Miller & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1427
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1426
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1425

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

'If Winter Comes' is more than a mere novel, it is an epic poem of very great beauty. It will last long after most other literary products of this age have gone to an obscure and unlamented grave."

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

ILLUSTRATED BY C. ALLAN GILBERT and WORTH BREHM

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

This tale of a priest's wartime affair with a young nurse has been described as "an astounding novel, the most delicate, the most beautiful, and the most outspoken love story of modern fiction."Notice:

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