Sunday 27 December 1925


It was Sunday, 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
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

A Woman of the Sea

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

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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Directed by: Alan Hale

Starring: Rod La Rocque, Lillian Rich, Robert Edeson

Country: United States

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Lady Windermere's Fan

Lady Windermere's Fan

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Irene Rich, May McAvoy, Bert Lytell

Country: United States

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Directed by: King Baggott

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

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 December 1925 ?

  • The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
  • R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
Famous Birthdays:
  • Maurice Bambier: French politician (d. 1994).
  • Manuel Ayau: Intellectual, academic, businessman and liberal politician from Guatemala, he was a Mechanical Engineer and is the founder of the Center for Economic and Social Studies (CEES), Francisco Marroquin University -UFM- and institutions dedicated to the spread of Classical Liberalism.
  • Allan Blank: Composer.
  • Michel Piccoli: Paris, France -- Actor (Topaz, Peril, May Fools).
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1925 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Vernon Dalhart - The Death of Floyd Collins
  2. Brown Eyes, Why are You Blue? - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
  3. Alone at Last - Henry Burr
  4. I'm Knee Deep in Daisies (And Head Over Heels in Love) - George Olsen & His Orchestra

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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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


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

Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs


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

The Constant Nymph

By: Margaret Kenned

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The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter

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

Glorious Apollo

By: E. Barrington

“Mad, bad and dangerous to know…” Caroline Lamb’s fatal description would follow Byron to his grave. He might have been among the greatest of English poets.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

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