Saturday 28 October 1922


It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Oliver Twist, directed by Frank Lloyd, 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 ?

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Directed by: Frank Lloyd

Starring: Jackie Coogan, James A. Marcus, Aggie Herring

Country: United States

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Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Directed by: Allan Dwan

Starring: Wallace Beery, Sam De Grasse, Enid Bennett

Country: United States

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One Exciting Night

One Exciting Night

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Carol Dempster, Henry Hull, Porter Strong

Country: United States

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Lorna Doone

Lorna Doone

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Madge Bellamy, Mae Giraci, John Bowers

Country: United States

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The Power of Love

The Power of Love

Directed by: Nat G. Deverich

Starring: Elliot Sparling, Barbara Bedford, Noah Beery

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 October 1922 ?

  • St. Anastasia II
  • St. Remigius
  • Greece - Oxi (No) Day
  • Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
  • Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Gershon Kingsley: German-American pianist composer and conductor.
  • Simon Muzenda: Zimbabwe politician 1st Vice President of Zimbabwe (d. 2003).
  • Butch van Breda Kolff: American basketball player and coach (d. 2007).
  • Cliff Hanley: Scottish journalist, novelist, playwright and broadcaster, who wrote the words of Scotland's unofficial national anthem Scotland the Brave.
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Famous Deaths:
  • 1st coast-to-coast radio broadcast of a football game

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Music Charts

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

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Gallagher & Shean - Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean
  2. I'm Just Wild About Harry - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  3. Sweet Indiana Home - Marion Harris

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1452


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

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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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

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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Retro and Vintage gifts

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