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Sunday 24 June 1923

1923-06-24

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Merry-Go-Round, directed by Rupert Julian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Merry-Go-Round

Directed by: Rupert Julian

Starring: Norman Kerry, Mary Philbin, Cesare Gravina

Country: United States

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Where the North Begins

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin

Starring: Claire Adams, Fred Huntley, Walter McGrail

Country: United States

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Human Wreckage

Directed by: John Griffith Wray

Starring: Dorothy Davenport, James Kirkwood, Bessie Love

Country: United States

The Shock

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: Lon Chaney, Virginia Valli, Jack Mower

Country: United States

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The White Rose

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mae Marsh, Carol Dempster, Ivor Novello

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 June 1923 ?

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:
  • Yves Bonnefoy: French writer, art historian, poet and literary theorist.
  • Mel Hoderlein: American baseball player, a right-throwing/switch-hitting second baseman with the Boston Red Sox and Washington Senators between 1951 and 1954.
  • Brigitte Leonhardy: German medical assistant and Buddhist-oriented astrologer since 1968 (Zen-Buddhism).
  • Margaret Olley: Australian painter and philanthropist (d. 2011).
  • Jack Carter in Brooklyn: New York, USA; comedian/actor (Amazing Dobermans, Octagon).
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Facts:
  • Pope Pius XI speaks against allies occupying Ruhrgebied

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1923 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Way Down Yonder in New Orleans - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1923?

  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1486
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1485
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1484

Books

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

Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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His Children's Children

By: Arthur Train

1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...

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The Enchanted April

By: Elizabeth von Arnim

A recipe for happiness: four women, one medieval Italian castle, plenty of wisteria, and solitude as needed.The women at the center of The Enchanted April are alike only in their dissatisfaction with their everyday lives.

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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.

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