Wednesday 14 January 1925


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). As Man Desires, directed by Irving Cummings, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925 while Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs was one of the best selling books.
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 ?

As Man Desires

As Man Desires

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Starring: Milton Sills, Viola Dana, Ruth Clifford

Country: United States

The Last Laugh

The Last Laugh

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Max Hiller

Country: United States

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A Fool and His Money

A Fool and His Money

Directed by: Erle C. Kenton

Starring: Madge Bellamy, William Haines, Stuart Holmes

Country: United States

Peter Pan

Peter Pan

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Betty Bronson, Ernest Torrence, George Ali

Country: United States

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Janice Meredith

Janice Meredith

Directed by: E. Mason Hopper

Starring: Marion Davies, Harrison Ford, Macklyn Arbuckle

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 January 1925 ?

  • Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
  • Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
  • Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
  • New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
  • Festum Asinorum, medieval burlesque festival celebrating the Flight into Egypt.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jean-Claude Beton: Algerian-French engineer and businessman founded Orangina (d. 2013).
  • Moscelyne Larkin: American ballerina (d. 2012).
  • Louis Quilico: Canadian baritone (Born 1925).
  • Yukio Mishima: Japanese writer whose prolific output includes novels, short stories, plays and essays.
  • Ugo Pecchioli: Italian politician, senator 1972, member of the European council.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1925 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Rose-Marie - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  2. Somebody Loves Me - Marion Harris
  3. The Pal That I Loved (Stole the Gal I Loved) - Lewis James
  4. Tell Me, Dreamy Eyes - Isham Jones & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1925?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Albert of York -- Jan. 12, 1925
  • Science: Science vol. 61 issue 1567


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

Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs


By: A. Hamilton Gibbs

Clean, 1926 A. L. Burt Publishing, Hardback, No DJ, Blue Cover, "Life is an uncharted ocean. The cautious mariner must need take many soundings ere he conduct his bargue to port in safety."320

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The Constant Nymph by Margaret Kenned

The Constant Nymph

By: Margaret Kenned

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The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter

The Keeper of the Bees

By: Gene Stratton Porter

This quintessentially American story, containing Gene Stratton-Porter's characteristic blend of optimism and faith in nature, has inspired several movies.

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Glorious Apollo by E. Barrington

Glorious Apollo

By: E. Barrington

In writing the life of Byron in the form of a novel I have endeavored, as in The Divine Lady and in my other books, to touch biography with imagination and to present the essential truth as I see it, ...

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