Wednesday 28 June 1922


It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). The Dictator, directed by James Cruze, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

The Dictator

The Dictator

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Wallace Reid, Theodore Kosloff, Lila Lee

Country: United States

Mongaku mongaku shônin

Mongaku mongaku shônin

Directed by: Matsunosuke Onoe

Starring: Lon Chaney, Marguerite De La Motte, Harrison Ford

Country: United States

Eyes of the Mummy Ma

Eyes of the Mummy Ma

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Pola Negri, Harry Liedtke, Emil Jannings

Country: United States

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The Phantom Carriage

The Phantom Carriage

Directed by: Victor Sjstrm

Starring: Victor Sjstrm, Hilda Borgstrm, Tore Svennberg

Country: United States

Grandma's Boy

Grandma's Boy

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Townsend

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 June 1922 ?

  • Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
  • Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
  • National Handshake Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Terje Stigen: Norwegian author (Det siste paradiset).
  • Lloyd La Beach: Panamanian sprinter and long jumper (d. 1999).
  • Mauro Bolognini: Italian film director, mannered with taste for elegant images whose films usually have great flair.
  • Michael Vale: American actor (d. 2005).
  • Glenn Johnson: American player in the National Football League.
See other famous people born on 28 June
Famous Deaths:
  • The Irish Civil War begins with the shelling of the Four Courts in Dublin by Free State forces.
  • The Irish Civil War begins.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. High Brown Blues - Sophie Tucker
  2. Swanee River Moon - Prince's 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 June 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1434


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

If Winter Comes by A.S.M. Hutchinson

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

Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

"Why, mamma, he's my Very Ideal! I'd marry him tomorrow!" Mrs. Atwater paused in her darning, and let the stocking collapse flaccidly into the work-basket in her lap.

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The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett

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

Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

Leopold is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public.

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