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Monday 19 December 1927

1927-12-19

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Chicago, directed by Frank Urson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Chicago

Directed by: Frank Urson

Starring: Phyllis Haver, Victor Varconi, Virginia Bradford

Country: United States

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A Texas Steer

Directed by: Richard Wallace

Starring: Will Rogers, Louise Fazenda, Sam Hardy

Country: United States

London After Midnight

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Marceline Day, Henry B. Walthall

Country: United States

Love

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: John Gilbert, Greta Garbo, George Fawcett

Country: United States

Der heilige Berg

Directed by: Arnold Fanck

Starring: Leni Riefenstahl, Luis Trenker, Ernst Petersen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 December 1927 ?

Holidays:
  • 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
  • Roman festivals - Opalia
  • Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
  • André Gaillard: French comedian and actor, who joined with Teddy Vrignault to form 'Les Frères ennemis,' a popular duo in the 1960s and 1970s in France.
  • Paul Guers: Tours Actor.
  • Helen Huber: American pro astrologer.
  • Greiner : American skilled craftsman, the father of missing 13-year-old boy.
  • James Booth: English actor and screenwriter (d. 2005).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 3 Indian Revolutionaries viz Pandit Ram Prasad Bismil, Thakur Roshan Singh and Ashfaqulla Khan were executed by the British Empire 4th Rajendra Nath Lahiri had been executed two day's before i.e. on December 17

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Aristide Briand -- Dec. 19, 1927
  • Science: Science vol. 66 issue 1720
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Senator Robert LaFollette -- Dec. 12, 1927

Books

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

Elmer Gantry

By: Sinclair Lewis

Possibly the best student of hypocrisy since Voltaire This portrait of a golden-tongued evangelist-who lives a life of hypocrisy, sensuality, and self-indulgence-is also the chronicle of a reign of vulgarity, which but for Lewis would have left no record of ...

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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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