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Saturday 12 August 1922

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lord Colinbrook and Roy Hurley. Blood and Sand, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Blood and Sand

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Rosa Rosanova, Leo White, Rosita Marstini

Country: United States

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The Woman from Nowhere

Directed by: Louis Delluc

Starring: ve Francis, Gine Avril, Nomi Seize

Country: United States

Rok 1863

Directed by: Edward Puchalski

Starring: Ryszard Sobiszewski, Stanislawa Chrzanowska, Maria Hryniewicz

Country: United States

The Dictator

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Wallace Reid, Theodore Kosloff, Lila Lee

Country: United States

Mongaku mongaku shônin

Directed by: Matsunosuke Onoe

Starring: Lon Chaney, Marguerite De La Motte, Harrison Ford

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays:
  • Lord Colinbrook: British government minister.
  • Roy Hurley: American athlete, he played pro basketball in 1946-47.
  • Fulton MacKay: Scottish actor and playwright, best known for his role as prison officer Mr.
  • Jack Rocker: American athlete, he played pro basketball in 1947.
  • Jorgen Roos: Danish film director, nationally acknowledged for his work.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Arthur Griffith: Irish journalist and politician 3rd President of Dáil Éireann (d. 1922).

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1922 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. I Love Her-She Loves Me (I'm Her He-She's My She) - Eddie Cantor
  2. Romany Love - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
  3. John McCormack - Somewhere

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1441
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1440
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1439

Books

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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

Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...

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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

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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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