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Friday 25 December 1925

1925-12-25

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). A Woman of the Sea, directed by Josef von Sternberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

A Woman of the Sea

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Edna Purviance, Raymond Bloomer, Charles K. French

Country: United States

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Ramon Novarro, Francis X. Bushman, May McAvoy

Country: United States

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Braveheart

Directed by: Alan Hale

Starring: Rod La Rocque, Lillian Rich, Robert Edeson

Country: United States

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Lady Windermere's Fan

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Irene Rich, May McAvoy, Bert Lytell

Country: United States

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Tumbleweeds

Directed by: King Baggott

Starring: William S. Hart, Barbara Bedford, Lucien Littlefield

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
  • Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
  • British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
  • Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Carlos Castaneda: Peruvian-American anthropologist and author (d. 1998).
  • Sam Pollock: Canadian businessman (d. 2007).
  • Ned Garver: American baseball player, a right-handed pitcher with a 4-28-48 record.
  • Carlos Castañeda: Peruvian-American anthropologist and mystic, the author of "The Teachings of Don Juan," 1968, "The Separate Reality," 1971, "Tales of Power," 1974 and "Trilogy," 1974.
  • Ossi Reichert: German FR, giant slalom (1956 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • IG Farben formed by merger of six chemical companies in Germany.

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Music Charts

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1925?

  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1617
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Booth Tarkington -- Dec. 21, 1925
  • Science: Science vol. 62 issue 1616

Books

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

Soundings

By: A. Hamilton Gibbs

Clean, 1926 A. L. Burt Publishing, Hardback, No DJ, Blue Cover, "Life is an uncharted ocean. The cautious mariner must need take many soundings ere he conduct his bargue to port in safety."320

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The Constant Nymph

By: Margaret Kenned

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The Keeper of the Bees

By: Gene Stratton Porter

This quintessentially American story, containing Gene Stratton-Porter’s characteristic blend of optimism and faith in nature, has inspired several movies.

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Glorious Apollo

By: E. Barrington

In writing the life of Byron in the form of a novel I have endeavored, as in The Divine Lady and in my other books, to touch biography with imagination and to present the essential truth as I see it, ...

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