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Wednesday 7 January 1920, Orthodox Christmas

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Aubrey Brabazon and Lionel Alexander Bethune [Alastair] Pilkington. Within Our Gates, directed by Oscar Micheaux, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Within Our Gates

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux

Starring: Evelyn Preer, Flo Clements, James D. Ruffin

Country: United States

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Kämpfende Gewalten oder Welt ohne Krieg

Directed by: Fritz Bernhardt

Starring: Magnus Stifter, Grete Reinwald, Alf Blutecher

Country: United States

A Man from Nowhere

Directed by: Francis Ford

Starring: Jack Hoxie, Frederick Moore, Pansy Porter

Country: United States

Tristan and Isolde

Directed by: Maurice Mariaud

Starring: Albert Bras, Tania Daleyme, Sylvio De Pedrelli

Country: United States

Shakuntala

Directed by: Suchet Singh

Starring: Dorothy Kingdon, Goharjaan, Samson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 7 January 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
  • Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
  • European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • The New York State Assembly refuses to seat five duly elected Socialist assemblymen.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1920 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Nobody Knows (and Nobody Seems to Care) - Irving Kaufman & Jack Kaufman
  2. Broken Blossoms - Charles Harrison
  3. The Hand That Rocked the Cradle Rules My Heart - John Steel
  4. Oh! What a Pal was Mary - Edward Allen

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1305
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1304
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1303

Books

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

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

Donald McKay, son of Hector McKay, millionaire lumber king, falls in love with "Nan of the Sawdust Pile," a charming girl who has been ostracized by her townsfolk...

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

Dodo Collections brings you another classic from Harold Bell Wright, ‘The Re-Creation of Brian Kent.’ I remember as well as though it were yesterday the first time I met Auntie Sue.It

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

James Oliver "Jim" Curwood (June 12, 1878 – August 13, 1927) was an American action-adventure writer and conservationist. His books ranked among Publisher's Weekly top-ten best sellers in the United States in the early 1920s.

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