Sunday 16 December 1923


It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Coeur Fidèle, directed by Jean Epstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

Coeur Fidèle

Coeur Fidèle

Directed by: Jean Epstein

Starring: Lon Mathot, Gina Mans, Edmond Van Dale

Country: United States

The Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Theodore Roberts, Charles de Rochefort, Estelle Taylor

Country: United States

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Our Hospitality

Our Hospitality

Directed by: Jack Blystone

Starring: Buster Keaton, Natalie Talmadge, Joe Keaton

Country: United States

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Chi to rei

Chi to rei

Directed by: Kenji Mizoguchi

Starring: Chiyoko Eguchi, Harue Ichikawa, Harue Koike

Country: United States

The Extra Girl

The Extra Girl

Directed by: F. Richard Jones

Starring: Mabel Normand, Ralph Graves, George Nichols

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 December 1923 ?

  • R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
  • South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
  • Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
  • Kazakhstan - Independence Day
  • Bahrain - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Menahem Pressler: German-American pianist (Beaux Arts Trio).
  • Ernst Winter: Austrian-American historian and political scientist (d. 2014).
  • Tip [Silvio: A] Marugg; Antillian writer (Weekend pilgrimage).
  • Werner Haentjes: Composer.
  • Adelina Garcia: Mexican-American or Chicana singer, a teen idol among Hispanic teenagers in the USA in the 1950s.
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Famous Deaths:

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. My Sweetie Went Away - Dolly Kay

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 16 December 1923 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1511


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

Black Oxen by Gertrude Atherton

Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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His Children's Children by Arthur Train

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

By: Elizabeth von Arnim

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis


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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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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