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Tuesday 28 December 1920

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Steve Van and Doc Counsilman. Queen of the Turf, directed by John K. Wells, 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 months ?

Queen of the Turf

Directed by: John K. Wells

Starring: Agnes Vernon, Robert MacKinnon, John Cosgrove

Country: United States

Outside the Law

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Priscilla Dean, Wheeler Oakman, Lon Chaney

Country: United States

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Fantomas

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Edward Roseman, Edna Murphy, Johnnie Walker

Country: United States

Madame DuBarry

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Pola Negri, Emil Jannings, Harry Liedtke

Country: United States

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The Mark of Zorro

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Marguerite De La Motte, Noah Beery

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 December 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Steve Van: Buren NFL halfback (Philadelphia Eagles).
  • Doc Counsilman: American Olympic and hall-of-fame swimming coach from the United States.
  • André Verchuren: French popular accordionist; his hit "Les fiancés d'Auvergne" sold 10 millions copies.
  • James Counsilman: Birmingham sports Champions.
  • Bruce McCarty: American architect designed the Knoxville City-County Building (d. 2013).
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What news were making the headlines those days in December 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1356
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1355
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1354

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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Videogames

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