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Sunday 27 May 1923

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lord Freyberg and Henry Kissinger. The White Rose, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The White Rose

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mae Marsh, Carol Dempster, Ivor Novello

Country: United States

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Haha

Directed by: Hotei Nomura

Starring: Yoshiko Kawada, Tsuzuya Moroguchi, Sumiko Kurishima

Country: United States

Drakula halála

Directed by: Kroly Lajthay

Starring: Paul Askonas, Carl Goetz, Kroly Hatvani

Country: United States

The Bright Shawl

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Dorothy Gish, Jetta Goudal

Country: United States

Safety Last!

Directed by: Fred Neymeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Bill Strother

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 May 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • Eutropius
  • Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
  • Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
  • Hildebert
  • Pope John I
Famous Birthdays:
  • Lord Freyberg: British Colonel of General Staff.
  • Henry Kissinger: German-American government official, advisor, negotiator and Secretary of State under President Nixon who was honored with the Nobel Peace Prize in 1973 and the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1977.
  • Jacques Lunis: France sport Champion.
  • Danilo Martelli: France sport Champion.
  • Sumner Redstone: American businessman and philanthropist.
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Facts:
  • The Ku Klux Klan in the United States defies a law requiring publication of its members.

Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Dreamy Melody - Art Landry & His Orchestra
  2. Saw Mill River Road - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
  3. You Know You Belong to Somebody Else (So Why Don't You Leave Me Alone) - Henry Burr
  4. Underneath the Mellow Moon - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1482
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1481
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1480

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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