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Monday 9 January 1922

1922-01-09

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.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Satanas

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Fritz Kortner, Sadjah Gezza, Ernst Hofmann

Country: United States

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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

Directed by: Friedrich Burau

Starring: Anna May Wong, Kenneth Harlan, Beatrice Bentley

Country: United States

Der Film ohne Namen

Directed by: Georg Alexander

Starring: Leatrice Joy, Thomas Meighan, Lois Wilson

Country: United States

Number 13

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Clare Greet, Ernest Thesiger

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • 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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Facts:
  • KQV-AM in Pittsburgh PA begins radio transmissions
  • Rotterdam metal strike ends.

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

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1410
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1409
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1408

Books

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

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

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work ...

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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

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.

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