Saturday 22 April 1922


It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). The Man from Beyond, directed by Burton L. King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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 ?

The Man from Beyond

The Man from Beyond

Directed by: Burton L. King

Starring: Harry Houdini, Arthur Maude, Albert Tavernier

Country: United States

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Die Geburt des Antichrist

Die Geburt des Antichrist

Directed by: Friedrich Feher

Starring: Magda Sonja, Ludwig Andersen, Adolf Weisse

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Albert Parker

Starring: John Barrymore, Roland Young, Carol Dempster

Country: United States

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The Six Napoleons

The Six Napoleons

Directed by: George Ridgwell

Starring: Eille Norwood, Teddy Arundell, Hubert Willis

Country: United States

Trapped by the Mormons

Trapped by the Mormons

Directed by: H.B. Parkinson

Starring: Evelyn Brent, Louis Willoughby, Ward McAllister

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 April 1922 ?

  • Saints Soter and Caius
  • Saint Leonidas (died 202)
  • Brazil - Discovery Day.
  • Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Charles Mingus: American jazz musician, bandleader, composer, genius and legend who elevated bass into a solo melodic instrument.
  • Richard Diebenkorn: American soldier and painter (d. 1993).
  • Wolf Vishniac: American microbiologist and academic (d. 1973).
  • Jean-Claude Renard: French poet who entered the world of poetry, publishing "Juan" in 1945, his first book.
  • Pierre Ferret: Canet physician.
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  • South Ossetian Autonomous Region is established in Georgian SSR.
  • The Lambda Chapter of the Joe Whelan Sorority, Incorporated (the first chapter of a black sorority in New York State) is chartered.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1922 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Marie - Ted Lewis & His Band
  2. Dear Old Southland - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  3. James P. Johnson - Carolina Shout

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1425


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

If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

An excerpt from The North American Review, Volume 215: NOVEL-WRITING, despite some signs to the contrary, makes real progress as an art; but it is not often that the new art is combined with the old magic so effectively as ...

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Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington

Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

"Why, mamma, he's my Very Ideal! I'd marry him tomorrow!" Mrs. Atwater paused in her darning, and let the stocking collapse flaccidly into the work-basket in her lap.

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The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

"The Head of the House of Coombe" deals with London before the Great War, and the best drawn character in it is Mrs. Gareth-Lawless, a beautiful but heartless woman.

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Simon Called Peter by Robert Keable

Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

Leopold is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public.

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