Friday 9 January 1925


It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). As Man Desires, directed by Irving Cummings, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

As Man Desires

As Man Desires

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Starring: Milton Sills, Viola Dana, Ruth Clifford

Country: United States

The Last Laugh

The Last Laugh

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Max Hiller

Country: United States

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A Fool and His Money

A Fool and His Money

Directed by: Erle C. Kenton

Starring: Madge Bellamy, William Haines, Stuart Holmes

Country: United States

Peter Pan

Peter Pan

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Betty Bronson, Ernest Torrence, George Ali

Country: United States

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Janice Meredith

Janice Meredith

Directed by: E. Mason Hopper

Starring: Marion Davies, Harrison Ford, Macklyn Arbuckle

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 January 1925 ?

  • 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:
  • Robert Barbagelata: American politician, the San Francisco City Supervisor in the 1960s.
  • David Raphael: French film executive, the founder of Cambridge Film Group and president of an international creative management film marketing company, 1979.
  • Len Quested: English footballer and manager (d. 2012).
  • Abdelhamid Benhadugah: Novelist.
  • Lee Van Cleef: One of the great movie villains, Lee Van Cleef started out as an accountant.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1925 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. All Alone - Al Jolson
  2. Tea for Two - Benson Orchestra of Chicago

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1925?

  • Science: Science vol. 61 issue 1567
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Juan Belmonte -- Jan. 5, 1925


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

Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs


By: A. Hamilton Gibbs

Clean, 1926 A. L. Burt Publishing, Hardback, No DJ, Blue Cover, "Life is an uncharted ocean. The cautious mariner must need take many soundings ere he conduct his bargue to port in safety."320

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The Constant Nymph by Margaret Kenned

The Constant Nymph

By: Margaret Kenned

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The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter

The Keeper of the Bees

By: Gene Stratton Porter

This quintessentially American story, containing Gene Stratton-Porter's characteristic blend of optimism and faith in nature, has inspired several movies.

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Glorious Apollo by E. Barrington

Glorious Apollo

By: E. Barrington

“Mad, bad and dangerous to know…” Caroline Lamb’s fatal description would follow Byron to his grave. He might have been among the greatest of English poets.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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