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Monday 22 May 1922

1922-05-22

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Grandma's Boy, directed by Fred Newmeyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Grandma's Boy

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Townsend

Country: United States

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Missing Husbands

Directed by: Jacques Feyder

Starring: Jean Angelo, Stacia Napierkowska, Georges Melchior

Country: United States

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The Trap

Directed by: Robert Thornby

Starring: Lon Chaney, Alan Hale, Dagmar Godowsky

Country: United States

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Beyond the Rocks

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, Edythe Chapman

Country: United States

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The Man from Beyond

Directed by: Burton L. King

Starring: Harry Houdini, Arthur Maude, Albert Tavernier

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 May 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Humilita
  • Saint Rita of Cascia
  • Victoria Day in Canada
  • World Biodiversity Day.
  • Republic of Yemen - National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Quinn Martin: American screenwriter and producer (d. 1987).
  • John Townsend: English author and scholar (d. 2014).
  • Jacques Poitrenaud: French film director and actor who died on 2 April 2005 in Paissy, France.
  • Judith Crist: New York, United States -- Movie critic (TV Guide).
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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. On the Alamo - Isham Jones & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1429
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1428
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1427

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

'If Winter Comes' is more than a mere novel, it is an epic poem of very great beauty. It will last long after most other literary products of this age have gone to an obscure and unlamented grave."

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

ILLUSTRATED BY C. ALLAN GILBERT and WORTH BREHM

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

This tale of a priest's wartime affair with a young nurse has been described as "an astounding novel, the most delicate, the most beautiful, and the most outspoken love story of modern fiction."Notice:

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