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Saturday 15 April 1922

1922-04-15

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). The Man from Beyond, directed by Burton L. King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Man from Beyond

Directed by: Burton L. King

Starring: Harry Houdini, Arthur Maude, Albert Tavernier

Country: United States

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Die Geburt des Antichrist

Directed by: Friedrich Feher

Starring: Magda Sonja, Ludwig Andersen, Adolf Weisse

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Albert Parker

Starring: John Barrymore, Roland Young, Carol Dempster

Country: United States

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The Six Napoleons

Directed by: George Ridgwell

Starring: Eille Norwood, Teddy Arundell, Hubert Willis

Country: United States

Trapped by the Mormons

Directed by: H.B. Parkinson

Starring: Evelyn Brent, Louis Willoughby, Ward McAllister

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 April 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Major League Baseball celebrates "Jackie Robinson Day" each April 15 in all MLB ballparks.
  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Petrus Gonzalez
  • In the United States, April 15 is the official deadline for filing tax returns: all forms mailed to the IRS must be postmarked no later than this day, so many post offices across the country stay open until midnight to accommodate procrastinators (or those who owe tax and want to wait as late as possible to pay). (If this day falls on the weekend, as in 2006, the following Monday becomes the deadline. Additionally in 2006, Patriot's Day moved the tax deadline to Tuesday, April 18, for those in
  • Father Damien Day ? celebrated annually in Hawai'i.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Harold Washington: American politician, the first black Mayor of Chicago in 1983 despite admitted troubles with the law in the '70s when he was a practicing lawyer in Chicago and a member of the State Legislature.
  • Michael Ansara: Lowell, Massachusetts -- Actor (Cochise-Broken Arrow, Centennial).
  • Joyce Jacobs: English-Australian actress (d. 2013).
  • Hasrat Jaipuri: Indian poet and songwriter (d. 1999).
  • Graham Whitehead: English racing driver (d. 1981).
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Facts:
  • Banting, MacLeod and Best discover insulin
  • Poodle Dog Restaurant closes
  • The United Kingdom's Prince of Wales visits the Japanese paramilitary youth group ''Seinendan'' in annexed Korea.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Lucy Isabelle Marsh - The Song of Love
  2. I'm an Indian - Fanny Brice

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1424
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1423
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1422

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

'If Winter Comes' is more than a mere novel, it is an epic poem of very great beauty. It will last long after most other literary products of this age have gone to an obscure and unlamented grave."

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

ILLUSTRATED BY C. ALLAN GILBERT and WORTH BREHM

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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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."Notice:

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