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Wednesday 26 December 1923

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Richard Artschwager . Chimata no ko, directed by Ryôha Hatanaka, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923 On TV people were watching From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Chimata no ko

Directed by: Ryôha Hatanaka

Starring: Shizue Natsukawa, Tsutomu Kojima, Yoshio Kosugi

Country: United States

Backbiters

Directed by: Albert Dieudonn

Starring: Catherine Hessling, Albert Dieudonn, Eugnie Nau

Country: United States

Gullivers Reisen

Directed by: Gza von Cziffra

Starring: Stefan Wessely, Josef Pn, Michael Maybaum

Country: United States

Black Oxen

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Corinne Griffith, Conway Tearle, Tom Ricketts

Country: United States

Coeur Fidèle

Directed by: Jean Epstein

Starring: Lon Mathot, Gina Mans, Edmond Van Dale

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

From Sparks: Flames (1924 TV Series)

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

From Sparks: Flames

Written by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Directed by: Dmitri Bassalygo

Starring: Grigori Levkoyev, Olga Tretyakova

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 December 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
  • Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
  • Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
  • Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
  • Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Dietrich Eckart: Bavarian Roman Catholic poet and dramatist, brutally anti-Semitic.

Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. My Sweetie Went Away - Billy Murray & Ed Smalle

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1512
  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1511
  • Science: Science vol. 58 issue 1510

Books

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

Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the ...

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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

The Enchanted April is a novel that was written by Elizabeth von Arnim that tells the story of four very different women who go a vacation to Italy.

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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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Videogames

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