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Sunday 15 July 1923

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Mildred Krantz and Philly Jones. Merry-Go-Round, directed by Rupert Julian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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 months ?

Merry-Go-Round

Directed by: Rupert Julian

Starring: Norman Kerry, Mary Philbin, Cesare Gravina

Country: United States

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Where the North Begins

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin

Starring: Claire Adams, Fred Huntley, Walter McGrail

Country: United States

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Human Wreckage

Directed by: John Griffith Wray

Starring: Dorothy Davenport, James Kirkwood, Bessie Love

Country: United States

The Shock

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: Lon Chaney, Virginia Valli, Jack Mower

Country: United States

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The White Rose

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mae Marsh, Carol Dempster, Ivor Novello

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 July 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Vladimir the Great's day (Eastern Orthodox; Roman Catholic)
  • Confuflux (Discordianism)
  • Saint Swithun's feast day (Anglican Church)
  • Japan - Third day of Obon feast period
  • Palermo, Sicily - Festival of Santa Rosalia
Famous Birthdays:
  • Mildred Krantz: American artist and contemporary painter, better known on the East Coast.
  • Philly Jones: American drummer (d. 1985).
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Facts:
  • 27th US Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 296 at Inwood Country Club - New York
  • Italian parliament accepts new constitution

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1923 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Trot Along - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
  2. Wildflower - Ben Bernie & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1923?

  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1489
  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1488
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1487

Books

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

Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the ...

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His Children's Children

By: Arthur Train

1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...

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The Enchanted April

By: Elizabeth von Arnim

The Enchanted April is a novel that was written by Elizabeth von Arnim that tells the story of four very different women who go a vacation to Italy.

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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.

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