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Tuesday 27 April 1920

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include James R Mann and Guido Cantelli. Bullet Proof, directed by Lynn F. Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Bullet Proof

Directed by: Lynn F. Reynolds

Starring: Harry Carey, William Ryno, Fred Gamble

Country: United States

The Son of Tarzan

Directed by: Arthur J. Flaven

Starring: Kamuela C. Searle, P. Dempsey Tabler, Manilla Martan

Country: United States

A Man There Was

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Victor Sjstrm, Edith Erastoff, August Falck

Country: United States

Allan Quatermain

Directed by: Horace Lisle Lucoque

Starring: Ray Brown, Elise Hamilton, Halford Hamlin

Country: United States

Terror Island

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Harry Houdini, Jack Brammall, Lila Lee

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 April 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Liberalis
  • Saint Mariana
  • Saint Floribert
  • Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
  • Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
Famous Birthdays:
  • James R Mann: American attorney and politician (d. 2010).
  • Guido Cantelli: Italian orchestral conductor, who was named Musical Director of La Scala, Milan in November 1956 but whose promising career was cut short only one week later by his death on 24 November at the age of 36 in an aircraft crash in Paris, France.
  • Edwin Morgan: Scottish poet, said to be the greatest contemporary poet of today; self-proclaimed as gay at age 70.
  • Mark Krasnosel'skii: Ukrainian-Russian mathematician and academic (d. 1997).
  • James Mann: American colonel lawyer and politician (d. 2010).
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Facts:
  • Pogrom leader Petljoera declares Ukraine Independence.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1920 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Just Like a Gypsy - Nora Bayes
  2. That Tumble-Down Shack in Athlone - John McCormack
  3. Chloe - Al Jolson
  4. Elder Eatmore's Sermon on Generosity - Bert Williams
  5. That Naughty Waltz - Columbia Orchestra

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What news were making the headlines those days in April 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1321
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1320
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1319

Books

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

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

A classic coming-of-age adventure romance about Scottish lumber company owner Hector McKaye and his son.

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic novel in which an embezzler is saved by a relative, and becomes a new man.

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

Between Conniston, of His Majesty's Royal Northwest Mounted Police, and Keith, the outlaw, there was a striking physical and facial resemblance. Both had observed it, of course.

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