Monday 9 January 1922


It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Satanas, directed by F.W. Murnau, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922 while If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Fritz Kortner, Sadjah Gezza, Ernst Hofmann

Country: United States

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Foolish Wives

Foolish Wives

Directed by: Erich Von Stroheim

Starring: Rudolph Christians, Miss DuPont, Maude George

Country: United States

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Der Sinn des Lebens

Der Sinn des Lebens

Directed by: Friedrich Burau

Starring: Anna May Wong, Kenneth Harlan, Beatrice Bentley

Country: United States

Der Film ohne Namen

Der Film ohne Namen

Directed by: Georg Alexander

Starring: Leatrice Joy, Thomas Meighan, Lois Wilson

Country: United States

Number 13

Number 13

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Clare Greet, Ernest Thesiger

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 January 1922 ?

  • Balloon Ascension Day
  • Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
  • 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
  • 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
  • 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
Famous Birthdays:
  • Har G: Khorana India/Canada bio-chemist (Nobel Prize 1968).
  • Har Khorana: Indian-American biochemist and academic Nobel laureate (d. 2011).
  • Ahmed Touré: Guinean politician 1st President of Guinea (d. 1984).
  • Ahmed Sekou Toure: President of Guinea (d. 1984).
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  • KQV-AM in Pittsburgh PA begins radio transmissions
  • Rotterdam metal strike ends.

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  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1410


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

If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

An excerpt from The North American Review, Volume 215: NOVEL-WRITING, despite some signs to the contrary, makes real progress as an art; but it is not often that the new art is combined with the old magic so effectively as ...

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Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington

Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

"The Head of the House of Coombe" deals with London before the Great War, and the best drawn character in it is Mrs. Gareth-Lawless, a beautiful but heartless woman.

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Simon Called Peter by Robert Keable

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."

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