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Monday 29 March 1920

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alene Duerk and Simone Rozes. Terror Island, directed by James Cruze, 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 30 days ?

Terror Island

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Harry Houdini, Jack Brammall, Lila Lee

Country: United States

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Gricka vjestica

Directed by: Hinko Nucic

Starring: Melita Bohinec, Bozo Miller, Vera Polak

Country: United States

Sex

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Louise Glaum, Irving Cummings, Peggy Pearce

Country: United States

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The Virgin of Stamboul

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Priscilla Dean, Wheeler Oakman, Wallace Beery

Country: United States

The Idol Dancer

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Clarine Seymour, Creighton Hale

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 March 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Bertold (d.1179)
  • Blessed Hugo (d.1239)
  • St. Ludolf of Ratzeburg (d.1250)
  • St. Eustace
  • Memorial day and commemoration of the 1947 revolt against French colonisation in Madagascar
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alene Duerk: American military, the first female to achieve flag rank in the USN, named Rear Admiral in 1972 representing all Navy women.
  • Simone Rozes: French lawyer, a judge by 1962, serving on the European Court of Justice 1981-1984.
  • Pierre Moinot: France Writer.
  • Emmanuel Tremblay: Tourly physician.
  • John Belk: American businessman and politician (d. 2007).
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Facts:
  • Sir William Robertson, who enlisted in 1877, becomes a field marshal in the British Army, the first man to rise to this rank from private.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1920 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. When the Moon Shines on the Moonshine - Bert Williams
  2. I Might Be Your Once-in-a-While - Olive Kline
  3. Dardanella - Prince's Dance Orchestra
  4. When It Comes To Lovin' the Girls, I'm Way Ahead of The Times - Eddie Cantor

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What news were making the headlines those days in March 1920?

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1317
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1316
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1315

Books

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

Kindred of the Dust

By: Peter B. Kyne

Donald McKay, son of Hector McKay, millionaire lumber king, falls in love with "Nan of the Sawdust Pile," a charming girl who has been ostracized by her townsfolk...

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The Re-Creation of Brian Kent

By: Harold Bell Wright

Dodo Collections brings you another classic from Harold Bell Wright, ‘The Re-Creation of Brian Kent.’ I remember as well as though it were yesterday the first time I met Auntie Sue.It

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

James Oliver "Jim" Curwood (June 12, 1878 – August 13, 1927) was an American action-adventure writer and conservationist. His books ranked among Publisher's Weekly top-ten best sellers in the United States in the early 1920s.

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