Wednesday 20 May 1925


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). White Fang, directed by Lawrence Trimble, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
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 ?

White Fang

White Fang

Directed by: Lawrence Trimble

Starring: Theodore von Eltz, Ruth Dwyer, Matthew Betz

Country: United States



Directed by: Sergei M. Eisenstein

Starring: Grigori Aleksandrov, Maksim Shtraukh, Mikhail Gomorov

Country: United States

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The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

Directed by: Larry Semon

Starring: Dorothy Dwan, Charles Murray, Oliver Hardy

Country: United States

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Whirlpool of Fate

Whirlpool of Fate

Directed by: Jean Renoir

Starring: Catherine Hessling, Charlotte Clasis, Pierre Champagne

Country: United States

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The Monster

The Monster

Directed by: Roland West

Starring: Lon Chaney, Johnny Arthur, Gertrude Olmstead

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 May 1925 ?

  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
  • East Timor National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Chester Ludgin: American actor and singer (d. 2003).
  • Alexei Tupolev: Russian engineer designed the Tupolev Tu-144 (d. 2001).
  • Ernie Stautner: German-American football player, a four-year regular at Boston college.
  • Celestino Celio: Italy sport Champion.
  • Herbert Potter: New Zealand idealist who formed a spiritual community named Centrepoint, near Auckland.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1925 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Alabamy Bound - Blossom Seeley
  2. The Titanic - Ernest Van (Pop) Stoneman

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1925?

  • Time: Russian revolutionary exile Leon Trotsky
  • Science: Science vol. 61 issue 1585


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

Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs


By: A. Hamilton Gibbs

Clean, 1926 A. L. Burt Publishing, Hardback, No DJ, Blue Cover, "Life is an uncharted ocean. The cautious mariner must need take many soundings ere he conduct his bargue to port in safety."320

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The Constant Nymph by Margaret Kenned

The Constant Nymph

By: Margaret Kenned

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The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter

The Keeper of the Bees

By: Gene Stratton Porter

This quintessentially American story, containing Gene Stratton-Porter's characteristic blend of optimism and faith in nature, has inspired several movies.

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Glorious Apollo by E. Barrington

Glorious Apollo

By: E. Barrington

In writing the life of Byron in the form of a novel I have endeavored, as in The Divine Lady and in my other books, to touch biography with imagination and to present the essential truth as I see it, ...

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