Friday 12 March 1920


It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, directed by John S. Robertson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

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

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield, Charles Lane

Country: United States

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Directed by: Gaston Ravel

Starring: Alberto Capozzi, Mina D'Orvella, Cecyl Tryan

Country: United States

Notte di tentazione

Notte di tentazione

Directed by: Giuseppe Pinto

Starring: Clelia Antici-Mattei, Giuletta D'Arienzo, Franco Gennaro

Country: United States

Why Change Your Wife?

Why Change Your Wife?

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Gloria Swanson, Thomas Meighan, Bebe Daniels

Country: United States

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Huckleberry Finn

Huckleberry Finn

Directed by: William Desmond Taylor

Starring: Lewis Sargent, Katherine Griffith, Martha Mattox

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 March 1920 ?

  • Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
  • Flag Day in Venezuela.
  • "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
  • Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
  • Mauritius - National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jules Traeger: Lyon 03?me physician.
  • Françoise D'Eaubonne: French feminist, who introduced the term 'ecofeminism' (écologie-féminisme, éco-féminisme or écoféminisme) in 1974.
  • Blaise Alexandre: French army officer, awarded the title of 'Compagnon de la Libération' (English: Companion of the Liberation) for his heroism.
  • Jean Reimbold: French political activist, a leading member of the Organisation de l'armée secrète (OAS) ["Organisation of the Secret Army"], a short-lived French dissident far-right paramilitary organisation during the Algerian War (1954–62).
  • Serafino Biagioni: Italy sport Champion.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1920 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. I Gave Her That - Al Jolson
  2. Poor Little Butterfly is a Fly Gal Now - All-Star Trio
  3. William Tell Overture - Columbia Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1315


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

Kindred of the Dust by Peter B. Kyne

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

A classic coming-of-age adventure romance about Scottish lumber company owner Hector McKaye and his son.

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent by Harold Bell Wright

The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic novel in which an embezzler is saved by a relative, and becomes a new man.

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The River's End by James Oliver Curwood

The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

Royal Northwest Mounted Policeman Derwent Conniston has been chasing outlaw John Keith for four years up in the arctic part of Canada. Just when he is about to get his man, Conniston falls deathly ill.

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