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Friday 21 August 1925

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Maurice Pialat and Don Chipp. The Merry Widow, directed by Erich von Stroheim, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
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Movies

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

The Merry Widow

Directed by: Erich von Stroheim

Starring: Mae Murray, John Gilbert, Roy D'Arcy

Country: United States

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Directed by: Gustaf Molander

Starring: Nils Arhn, Stina Berg, Einar Hanson

Country: United States

Siegfried

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Paul Richter, Margarete Schn, Theodor Loos

Country: United States

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The Unholy Three

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Mae Busch, Matt Moore

Country: United States

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Sally of the Sawdust

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Carol Dempster, W.C. Fields, Alfred Lunt

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 August 1925 ?

Holidays:
  • Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Orthodox - Thaddaeus
  • RC saints - Pope Pius X
  • Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
Famous Birthdays:
  • Maurice Pialat: French actor and director (d. 2003).
  • Don Chipp: Australian politician, best known as the Minister in a conservative government who relaxed Australia's puritanical censorship laws.
  • Toma Caragiu: Romanian actor (Born 1925).
  • Judy Grable: American professional wrestler (d. 2008).
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Facts:
  • BV Emmen soccer team forms

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. When You and I Were Seventeen - John McCormack

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1599
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Abd-el-Krim -- Aug. 17, 1925
  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1598

Books

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

Soundings

By: A. Hamilton Gibbs

pages look good and binding is tight. cover looks good as well.

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The Constant Nymph

By: Margaret Kenned

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The Keeper of the Bees

By: Gene Stratton Porter

Set in the author's adopted home of California in the 1920s, this is Gene Stratton-Porter's last novel, a story filled with wisdom, a love of nature, and her own abiding optimism.

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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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