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Saturday 27 May 1922

1922-05-27

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Grandma's Boy, directed by Fred Newmeyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Grandma's Boy

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Townsend

Country: United States

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Missing Husbands

Directed by: Jacques Feyder

Starring: Jean Angelo, Stacia Napierkowska, Georges Melchior

Country: United States

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The Trap

Directed by: Robert Thornby

Starring: Lon Chaney, Alan Hale, Dagmar Godowsky

Country: United States

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Beyond the Rocks

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, Edythe Chapman

Country: United States

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The Man from Beyond

Directed by: Burton L. King

Starring: Harry Houdini, Arthur Maude, Albert Tavernier

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 May 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Eutropius
  • Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
  • Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
  • Hildebert
  • Pope John I
Famous Birthdays:
  • Claude Tarnaud: France Writer.
  • Otto Carius: German lieutenant and pharmacist (d. 2015).
  • John Vanderhoof: American banker and politician 37th Governor of Colorado (d. 2013).
  • Sidney AK Keyes: English poet (Iron Laurel).
  • Christopher Lee: American actor who gained an avid following after his films "Curse of Frankenstein," 1957 and "Dracula" a year later.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1922 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Play That Song of India Again - Charles Harrison
  2. Virginia Blues - Van & Schenck
  3. Angel Child - Ben Selvin & His Orchestra
  4. Georgia - Peerless Quartet

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1430
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1429
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1428

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

An excerpt from The North American Review, Volume 215: NOVEL-WRITING, despite some signs to the contrary, makes real progress as an art; but it is not often that the new art is combined with the old magic so effectively as ...

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

Excerpt from Gentle JuliaSuperciliousness is not safe after all, because a person who forms the habit of wearing it may some day find his lower lip grown permanently projected beyond the upper, so that he can't get it back, nad ...

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

"The Head of the House of Coombe" deals with London before the Great War, and the best drawn character in it is Mrs. Gareth-Lawless, a beautiful but heartless woman.

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

This tale of a priest's wartime affair with a young nurse has been described as "an astounding novel, the most delicate, the most beautiful, and the most outspoken love story of modern fiction."

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