Sunday 12 August 1923
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Hollywood, directed by James Cruze, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Have a look at the old newspapers from 12 August 1923 and get them!
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 12 August 1923 ?
See other famous people born on 12 August
John Holt: Jamaican West Indies cricketer (d. 1997).
- Dutch AR-leader Coair replaces De Geer as Minister of Finances
- Enrico Tiraboschi is first to swim English Channel westward.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1923 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
Who's Sorry Now? - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
Morning Will Come - Al Jolson
Louisville Lou - Arthur Gibbs & His Gang
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
What news were making the headlines those days in August 1923?
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1493
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1492
- Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1491
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
A bestseller in the 1920's, this novel provides an unusual perspective on youth and aging in 20th century America.
1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...
A recipe for happiness: four women, one medieval Italian castle, plenty of wisteria, and solitude as needed.The women at the center of The Enchanted April are alike only in their dissatisfaction with their everyday lives.
Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.
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