Sunday 13 August 1922


It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Blood and Sand, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

Blood and Sand

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

The Woman from Nowhere

Directed by: Louis Delluc

Starring: ve Francis, Gine Avril, Nomi Seize

Country: United States

Rok 1863

Rok 1863

Directed by: Edward Puchalski

Starring: Ryszard Sobiszewski, Stanislawa Chrzanowska, Maria Hryniewicz

Country: United States

The Dictator

The Dictator

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Wallace Reid, Theodore Kosloff, Lila Lee

Country: United States

Mongaku mongaku shônin

Mongaku mongaku shônin

Directed by: Matsunosuke Onoe

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

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 August 1922 ?

  • International Lefthanders Day
  • St. Wigbert
  • RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
  • In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Chuck Gilmur: American basketball player coach and educator (d. 2011).
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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


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

If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson

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

Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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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

"The Head of the House of Coombe" deals with London before the Great War, and the best drawn character in it is Mrs. Gareth-Lawless, a beautiful but heartless woman.

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Simon Called Peter by Robert Keable

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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