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Friday 15 July 1927

1927-07-15

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Raskolnikow, directed by Robert Wiene, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
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Movies

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

Raskolnikow

Directed by: Robert Wiene

Starring: Gregori Chmara, Elisabeta Skulskaja, Alla Tarasova

Country: United States

The Joyless Street

Directed by: G.W. Pabst

Starring: Asta Nielsen, Greta Garbo, Agnes Esterhazy

Country: United States

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The Way of All Flesh

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Emil Jannings, Belle Bennett, Phyllis Haver

Country: United States

Old San Francisco

Directed by: Alan Crosland

Starring: Dolores Costello, Warner Oland, Charles Emmett Mack

Country: United States

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Tiptoes

Directed by: Herbert Wilcox

Starring: Dorothy Gish, Will Rogers, Jack Cardiff

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 July 1927 ?

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
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Facts:
  • 62nd British Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 285 at St. Andrews
  • Massacre of July 15, 1927: 89 protesters are killed by the Austrian police in Vienna.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1927?

  • Science: Science vol. 66 issue 1698
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Jon Bratiano -- July 11, 1927
  • Science: Science vol. 66 issue 1697

Books

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Elmer Gantry

By: Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis’ world-famous satire of religious hypocrisy and the excesses of the Roaring ʼ20s. Universally recognized as a landmark in American literature, Elmer Gantry scandalized readers when it was first published, causing Sinclair Lewis to be “invited” to a jail ...

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The Plutocrat

By: Booth Tarkington

1927. Although his first book was about English romance, Newton Booth Tarkington, winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, for The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams, came to be known for his comical (and almost cynical) style of the Lost Generation that ...

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Doomsday

By: Warwick Deeping

1927. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

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Sorrell and Son

By: Warwick Deeping

Set in England in the 1920's the story is about a father's love, devotion and sacrifice for his beloved son. Captain Sorrell returns from the war to find his wife has left him with sole responsibility for their son Kit.

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