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Sunday 12 November 1922

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kim Hunter [Janet Cole] and Kim Hunter. The Super Sex, directed by Lambert Hillyer, 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 30 days ?

The Super Sex

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: Robert Gordon, Charlotte Pierce, Tully Marshall

Country: United States

Tess of the Storm Country

Directed by: John Robertson

Starring: Mary Pickford, Lloyd Hughes, Gloria Hope

Country: United States

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Shadows

Directed by: Tom Forman

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

Country: United States

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The Headless Horseman

Directed by: Edward D. Venturini

Starring: Will Rogers, Lois Meredith, Ben Hendricks Jr.

Country: United States

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Oliver Twist

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Jackie Coogan, James A. Marcus, Aggie Herring

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The Sigma Gamma Rho sorority is founded on the campus of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Say it While Dancing - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
  2. Chicago - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1454
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1453
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1452

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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