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Sunday 21 November 1920

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ralph Meeker in Minneapolis and Ralph Meeker. The Mark of Zorro, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Mark of Zorro

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Marguerite De La Motte, Noah Beery

Country: United States

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The Last of the Mohicans

Directed by: Clarence L. Brown

Starring: Wallace Beery, Barbara Bedford, Alan Roscoe

Country: United States

L'innamorata

Directed by: Gennaro Righelli

Starring: Italia Almirante-Manzini, Annibale Betrone, Alfonso Cassini

Country: United States

Der Verächter des Todes

Directed by: Harry Piel

Starring: Friedrich Berger, Karl Braun, Johanna Piel Jr.

Country: United States

Jackal

Directed by: G.A. Olsen

Starring: Pehr Qvrnstrm, Amund Rydland, Signe Heide Steen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 November 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see November 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Hello Day
  • Bangladesh - Armed Forces Day in Bangladesh
  • R.C. Saints - Presentation of Mary
  • World Television Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ralph Meeker in Minneapolis: Minnesota, USA; actor (Anderson Tapes, Night Stalker).
  • Ralph Meeker: American film, stage and television actor best known for starring in the 1953 Broadway production of Picnic, and in the 1955 film noir cult classic Kiss Me Deadly.
  • Stan Musial: American baseball star, a left-handed outfielder and first baseman and leading hitter who was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1969.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Irish War of Independence: In Dublin, 31 people are killed in what became known as ''Bloody Sunday''. This included fourteen British informants, fourteen Irish civilians and three Irish Republican Army prisoners.

Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. I'd Love to Fall Asleep and Wake up in My Mammy's Arms - Peerless Quartet
  2. My Little Bimbo Down on the Bimbo Isle - Frank Crumit
  3. Cuban Moon - Art Hickman & His Orchestra
  4. Save a Little Dram for Me - Bert Williams

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1351
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1350
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1349

Books

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

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

Donald McKay, son of Hector McKay, millionaire lumber king, falls in love with "Nan of the Sawdust Pile," a charming girl who has been ostracized by her townsfolk...

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

Dodo Collections brings you another classic from Harold Bell Wright, ‘The Re-Creation of Brian Kent.’ I remember as well as though it were yesterday the first time I met Auntie Sue.It

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

James Oliver "Jim" Curwood (June 12, 1878 – August 13, 1927) was an American action-adventure writer and conservationist. His books ranked among Publisher's Weekly top-ten best sellers in the United States in the early 1920s.

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