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Thursday 15 January 1920

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include John Junor and John Joseph O'Connor. Pollyanna, directed by Paul Powell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920 while The Man of the Forest by Zane Gre was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Pollyanna

Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Mary Pickford, Wharton James, Katherine Griffith

Country: United States

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Within Our Gates

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux

Starring: Evelyn Preer, Flo Clements, James D. Ruffin

Country: United States

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Kämpfende Gewalten oder Welt ohne Krieg

Directed by: Fritz Bernhardt

Starring: Magnus Stifter, Grete Reinwald, Alf Blutecher

Country: United States

A Man from Nowhere

Directed by: Francis Ford

Starring: Jack Hoxie, Frederick Moore, Pansy Porter

Country: United States

Tristan and Isolde

Directed by: Maurice Mariaud

Starring: Albert Bras, Tania Daleyme, Sylvio De Pedrelli

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 January 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
  • Jallikattu in South India.
  • United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
  • North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
  • Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1920 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Peggy - Art Hickman & His Orchestra
  2. Blues (My Naughty Sweetie Gives to Me) - Ted Lewis & His Band
  3. I Want a Daddy Who Will Rock Me to Sleep - All-Star Trio
  4. Wait Till You Get Them Up in the Air, Boys - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1306
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1305
  • Science: Science vol. 50 issue 1304

Books

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

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

Donald McKay, son of Hector McKay, millionaire lumber king, falls in love with "Nan of the Sawdust Pile," a charming girl who has been ostracized by her townsfolk...

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

The Re-C reation of Brian Kent Ccpyright. 1919 By HAROLD BELL WRIGHT Copyrit, 1919 By ELSBERY W.(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)About

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

Royal Northwest Mounted Policeman Derwent Conniston has been chasing outlaw John Keith for four years up in the arctic part of Canada. Just when he is about to get his man, Conniston falls deathly ill.

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Videogames

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