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Monday 12 June 1922

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Leif Thybo and Hans Andersen. The Phantom Carriage, directed by Victor Sjstrm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Phantom Carriage

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Victor Sjstrm, Hilda Borgstrm, Tore Svennberg

Country: United States

Grandma's Boy

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Townsend

Country: United States

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Missing Husbands

Directed by: Jacques Feyder

Starring: Jean Angelo, Stacia Napierkowska, Georges Melchior

Country: United States

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The Trap

Directed by: Robert Thornby

Starring: Lon Chaney, Alan Hale, Dagmar Godowsky

Country: United States

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Beyond the Rocks

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, Edythe Chapman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 June 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
  • Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
  • Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
  • Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
  • Russian Federation ? Russia Day (Independence Day) 1990
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Wolfgang Kapp: German politician (Kapp putsch 1920), dies at 63.
Facts:
  • German Reich President Friedrich Ebert visits Munich
  • St. Louis gets record 10 hits in a row and beats Phillies 14-8
  • At Windsor Castle, King George V receives the colours of the six Irish regiments that are to be disbanded : the Royal Irish Regiment, the Connaught Rangers, the South Irish Horse, the Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment, the Royal Munster Fusiliers and the Royal Dublin Fusiliers.

Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Not Lately - Bert Williams
  2. Birmingham Blues - Edith Wilson

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1432
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1431
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1430

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

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 follows the relationships between a group of pre–World War One English nobles and commoners. It also offers both some interesting editorial commentary on the political system in prewar Europe that Burnett feels bears ...

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

Hardcover w/o dust jacket, Copyright 1921 Dutton, forty-ninth printing....October, 1922. Red cloth book with gold lettering on front , framing front of book cover and on spine.

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Videogames

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