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Thursday 16 March 1922

1922-03-16

It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Sherlock Holmes, directed by Albert Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Albert Parker

Starring: John Barrymore, Roland Young, Carol Dempster

Country: United States

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The Six Napoleons

Directed by: George Ridgwell

Starring: Eille Norwood, Teddy Arundell, Hubert Willis

Country: United States

Trapped by the Mormons

Directed by: H.B. Parkinson

Starring: Evelyn Brent, Louis Willoughby, Ward McAllister

Country: United States

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The Boscombe Valley Mystery

Directed by: George Ridgwell

Starring: Eille Norwood, Hubert Willis, Hal Martin

Country: United States

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The Loves of Pharaoh

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Emil Jannings, Harry Liedtke, Paul Biensfeldt

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 March 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
  • Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
  • Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
  • Saint Eusebia (+680)
  • Saint Benedicta (+1260)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • WKY-AM in Oklahoma City OK begins radio transmissions
  • Sultan Fuad I crowned king of Egypt, England recognizes Egypt.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1922 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. The Song of Love - Prince's Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1419
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1418
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1417

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

'If Winter Comes' is more than a mere novel, it is an epic poem of very great beauty. It will last long after most other literary products of this age have gone to an obscure and unlamented grave."

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

ILLUSTRATED BY C. ALLAN GILBERT and WORTH BREHM

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

This tale of a priest's wartime affair with a young nurse has been described as "an astounding novel, the most delicate, the most beautiful, and the most outspoken love story of modern fiction."Notice:

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