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Wednesday 18 April 1923

1923-04-18

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Drakula halála, directed by Kroly Lajthay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Drakula halála

Directed by: Kroly Lajthay

Starring: Paul Askonas, Carl Goetz, Kroly Hatvani

Country: United States

The Bright Shawl

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Dorothy Gish, Jetta Goudal

Country: United States

Safety Last!

Directed by: Fred Neymeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Bill Strother

Country: United States

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Souls for Sale

Directed by: Rupert Hughes

Starring: Eleanor Boardman, Frank Mayo, Richard Dix

Country: United States

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Sodom und Gomorrha

Directed by: Mihály Kertész

Starring: Georg Reimers, Victor Varconi, Lucy Doraine

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 April 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Galdino (d. 1176)
  • Saint Perfecto (d. 850)
  • Saint Agia (Aya) (d. 707)
  • Saint Timon
  • Saint Ursmarus (d. 713)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Baroness Platt: of Writtle; British CEO (Equal Opportunities Commission).
  • Alfred Bieler: Swiss ice hockey player (d. 2013).
  • Beryl Platt: Baroness Platt of Writtle English engineer and politician (d. 2015).
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Facts:
  • Poland annexes Central Lithuania.
  • 74,000 (62,281 paid) on hand for opening of Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York, USA.
  • Yankee Stadium, ''The House that Ruth Built'', opens.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Runnin' Wild - Ted Lewis & His Band
  2. You Gave Me Your Heart (So I Gave You Mine) - Great White Way Orchestra

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

  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1476
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1475
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1474

Books

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

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

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

A recipe for happiness: four women, one medieval Italian castle, plenty of wisteria, and solitude as needed.The women at the center of The Enchanted April are alike only in their dissatisfaction with their everyday lives.

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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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