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Saturday 15 August 1925

1925-08-15

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Unholy Three, directed by Tod Browning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
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Movies

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

The Unholy Three

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Mae Busch, Matt Moore

Country: United States

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Sally of the Sawdust

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Carol Dempster, W.C. Fields, Alfred Lunt

Country: United States

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Parisian Love

Directed by: Gasnier

Starring: Clara Bow, Donald Keith, Lillian Leighton

Country: United States

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Pretty Ladies

Directed by: Monta Bell

Starring: Zasu Pitts, Tom Moore, Ann Pennington

Country: United States

Cyrano de Bergerac

Directed by: Augusto Genina

Starring: Alex Bernard, Umberto Casilini, Gemma De Sanctis

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 August 1925 ?

Holidays:
  • Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
  • Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
  • Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
  • RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
  • Acadie ? National Day
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Facts:
  • Norway annexes Spitsbergen
  • White Sox Dickie Kerr, 1st appearance since winning 2 world series games in 1919

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. When You and I Were Seventeen - John McCormack

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1598
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Stanley Baldwin -- Aug. 10, 1925
  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1597

Books

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

Soundings

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

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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

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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