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Monday 19 April 1920

1920-04-19

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). A Man There Was, directed by Victor Sjstrm, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

A Man There Was

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Victor Sjstrm, Edith Erastoff, August Falck

Country: United States

Allan Quatermain

Directed by: Horace Lisle Lucoque

Starring: Ray Brown, Elise Hamilton, Halford Hamlin

Country: United States

Terror Island

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Harry Houdini, Jack Brammall, Lila Lee

Country: United States

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Gricka vjestica

Directed by: Hinko Nucic

Starring: Melita Bohinec, Bozo Miller, Vera Polak

Country: United States

Sex

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Louise Glaum, Irving Cummings, Peggy Pearce

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 April 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
  • Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
  • Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
  • Bicycle Day.
  • The Roman holiday of Cerealia ends. (Roman Empire)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Frank Fontaine: Cambridge, Massachusetts -- Comedian (Crazy Guggenheim).
  • Gene Leis: American guitarist composer and producer (d. 1993).
  • Marvin Mandel: American lawyer and politician 56th Governor of Maryland (d. 2015).
  • John O'Neil: American baseball player and manager (d. 2012).
  • Julien Ries: Belgian cardinal (d. 2013).
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Facts:
  • 24th Boston Marathon won by Peter Trivoulidas of Greece in 2:29:31.
  • Germany and Bolshevist Russia agree to the exchange of prisoners of war.
  • Mexican Revolution: Álvaro Obregón announces in Chilpancingo that he intends to fight against the rule of Venustiano Carranza.
  • The 1920 Summer Olympics opens in Antwerp, Belgium

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1920 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Alice Blue Gown - Edith Day (Rosario Bourdon Orchestra)
  2. Where the Lanterns Glow - Henry Burr & Albert Campbell
  3. Was There Ever a Pal Like You? - Henry Burr

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1320
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1319
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1318

Books

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

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

A classic coming-of-age adventure romance about Scottish lumber company owner Hector McKaye and his son.

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

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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