Monday 22 March 1920


It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Sex, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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 30 days ?



Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Louise Glaum, Irving Cummings, Peggy Pearce

Country: United States

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The Virgin of Stamboul

The Virgin of Stamboul

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Priscilla Dean, Wheeler Oakman, Wallace Beery

Country: United States

The Idol Dancer

The Idol Dancer

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Clarine Seymour, Creighton Hale

Country: United States

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield, Charles Lane

Country: United States

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Directed by: Gaston Ravel

Starring: Alberto Capozzi, Mina D'Orvella, Cecyl Tryan

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 March 1920 ?

  • Blessed Genta of Maaseik
  • The fourth day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
  • World Water Day.
  • Easter Sunday - 1818, 2285. In the Gregorian Calendar 22 March is the earliest date on which Easter Sunday can fall (25th April is the latest).
  • Saint Octavian
Famous Birthdays:
  • William Travilla: American Oscar-winning Hollywood fashion designer.
  • Ross Martin: Grodek, Poland -- Actor (Mr Lucky, Wild Wild West).
  • James Brown: American actor and singer (d. 1992).
  • Werner Klemperer: German-American actor and singer (d. 2000).
  • Lloyd MacPhail: Canadian businessman and politician 23rd Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island (d. 1995).
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  • Azeri and Turkish army soldiers with participation of Kurdish gangs attacked the Armenian inhabitants of Shushi (Nagorno Karabakh).

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Al Jolson - You Ain't Heard Nothin' Yet
  2. Tents of Arabs - Conway's Band
  3. Where the Lanterns Glow - Fred Van Eps (as Van Eps Trio)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1316


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

Kindred of the Dust by Peter B. Kyne

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

A classic coming-of-age adventure romance about Scottish lumber company owner Hector McKaye and his son.

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent by Harold Bell Wright

The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic novel in which an embezzler is saved by a relative, and becomes a new man.

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The River's End by James Oliver Curwood

The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

Royal Northwest Mounted Policeman Derwent Conniston has been chasing outlaw John Keith for four years up in the arctic part of Canada. Just when he is about to get his man, Conniston falls deathly ill.

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