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Thursday 24 March 1927

1927-03-24

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Mr. Wu, directed by William Nigh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Mr. Wu

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Lon Chaney, Louise Dresser, Rene Adore

Country: United States

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Long Pants

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Harry Langdon, Gladys Brockwell, Alan Roscoe

Country: United States

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Tarzan and the Golden Lion

Directed by: J.P. McGowan

Starring: James Pierce, Frederick Peters, Edna Murphy

Country: United States

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The Beloved Rogue

Directed by: Alan Crosland

Starring: John Barrymore, Conrad Veidt, Marceline Day

Country: United States

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Metropolis

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Frhlich

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 March 1927 ?

Holidays:
  • World Tuberculosis Day.
  • Saint Simeon (died 1475)
  • Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
  • Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)
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Facts:
  • Cuban chess champion Jose Capablanca wins 33-day Grand Chess Tournie.
  • Nanjing Incident: Foreign warships bombard Nanjing, China, in defense of the foreign citizens within the city.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1927?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Paul Claudel -- Mar. 21, 1927
  • Science: Science vol. 65 issue 1681
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Sinclair Lewis -- Mar. 14, 1927

Books

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

Elmer Gantry

By: Sinclair Lewis

Sinclair Lewis’ world-famous satire of religious hypocrisy and the excesses of the Roaring ʼ20s. Universally recognized as a landmark in American literature, Elmer Gantry scandalized readers when it was first published, causing Sinclair Lewis to be “invited” to a jail ...

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The Plutocrat

By: Booth Tarkington

1927. Although his first book was about English romance, Newton Booth Tarkington, winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, for The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams, came to be known for his comical (and almost cynical) style of the Lost Generation that ...

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Doomsday

By: Warwick Deeping

1927. Warwick, a best-selling novelist in both Europe and America in the 1920s and 1930s, became a household name in the years following the publication of Sorrell and Son.

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Sorrell and Son

By: Warwick Deeping

Set in England in the 1920's the story is about a father's love, devotion and sacrifice for his beloved son. Captain Sorrell returns from the war to find his wife has left him with sole responsibility for their son Kit.

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