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Friday 6 May 1927

1927-05-06

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Annie Laurie, directed by John S. Robertson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Annie Laurie

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: Lillian Gish, Norman Kerry, Creighton Hale

Country: United States

7th Heaven

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, Ben Bard

Country: United States

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Geheimnisse einer Seele

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: Werner Krauss, Ruth Weyher, Ilka Grning

Country: United States

The King of Kings

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: H.B. Warner, Dorothy Cumming, Ernest Torrence

Country: United States

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Mr. Wu

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Lon Chaney, Louise Dresser, Rene Adore

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 May 1927 ?

Holidays:
  • New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
  • Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
  • Micah of Radonezh
  • New Martyr Elias Ardunis
  • Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ettore Manni: Italian film actor who appeared in 107 films between 1952 and 1979.
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1927?

  • Science: Science vol. 65 issue 1688
  • Time: Writer born Dikran Kuyumjian
  • Science: Science vol. 65 issue 1687

Books

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Elmer Gantry

By: Sinclair Lewis

Possibly the best student of hypocrisy since Voltaire This portrait of a golden-tongued evangelist-who lives a life of hypocrisy, sensuality, and self-indulgence-is also the chronicle of a reign of vulgarity, which but for Lewis would have left no record of ...

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The Plutocrat

By: Booth Tarkington

1927. Although his first book was about English romance, Newton Booth Tarkington, winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, for The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams, came to be known for his comical (and almost cynical) style of the Lost Generation that ...

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Doomsday

By: Warwick Deeping

1927. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

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Sorrell and Son

By: Warwick Deeping

Set in England in the 1920's the story is about a father's love, devotion and sacrifice for his beloved son. Captain Sorrell returns from the war to find his wife has left him with sole responsibility for their son Kit.

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