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Saturday 24 June 1922

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Roy Elihu Travis and Tata Giacobetti. The Dictator, directed by James Cruze, 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 ?

The Dictator

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Wallace Reid, Theodore Kosloff, Lila Lee

Country: United States

Mongaku mongaku shônin

Directed by: Matsunosuke Onoe

Starring: Lon Chaney, Marguerite De La Motte, Harrison Ford

Country: United States

Eyes of the Mummy Ma

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Pola Negri, Harry Liedtke, Emil Jannings

Country: United States

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The Phantom Carriage

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Victor Sjstrm, Hilda Borgstrm, Tore Svennberg

Country: United States

Grandma's Boy

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Townsend

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 June 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
Famous Birthdays:
  • Roy Elihu Travis: NYC, New York -- Composer (Passion of Dedipus).
  • Tata Giacobetti: Italian singer who in 1940–41 founded a vocal quartet called Quartetto Egie, that changed line-up and name twice, becoming Quartetto Ritmo first and then Quartetto Cetra.
  • Joseph Rabine: French Catholic prelate, the Bishop of Cahors (1973-1986) then Archbishop of Albi from 1986 until his death on 12 December 1988.
  • Jack Carter: American actor singer and director (d. 2015).
  • John Postgate: English microbiologist author and academic (d. 2014).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • AFPA changes name to NFL, Chicago Staleys become Chicago Bears.
  • The American Professional Football Association formally changes its name to the National Football League.
  • Weimar Republic foreign minister Walter Rathenau is assassinated the murderers are captured July 17.

Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. High Brown Blues - Sophie Tucker
  2. Swanee River Moon - Prince's Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1434
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1433
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1432

Books

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

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

Alongside William Faulkner and John Updike, Booth Tarkington is one of just three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize more than once. Tarkington accomplished the feat with Alice Adams and The Magnificent Ambersons, dramas that explored the lives of fictional ...

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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

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

Hardcover w/o dust jacket, Copyright 1921 Dutton, forty-ninth printing....October, 1922. Red cloth book with gold lettering on front , framing front of book cover and on spine.

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