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Saturday 31 January 1920

1920-01-31

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Suds, directed by Jack Dillon, 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 ?

Suds

Directed by: Jack Dillon

Starring: Mary Pickford, Albert Austin, Harold Goodwin

Country: United States

Pollyanna

Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Mary Pickford, Wharton James, Katherine Griffith

Country: United States

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Within Our Gates

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux

Starring: Evelyn Preer, Flo Clements, James D. Ruffin

Country: United States

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Kämpfende Gewalten oder Welt ohne Krieg

Directed by: Fritz Bernhardt

Starring: Magnus Stifter, Grete Reinwald, Alf Blutecher

Country: United States

A Man from Nowhere

Directed by: Francis Ford

Starring: Jack Hoxie, Frederick Moore, Pansy Porter

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 January 1920 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Ludovica
  • Saint Geminianus
  • Saint Marcella
  • Saint Pedro Nolasco
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Stewart L Udall: Saint Johns, Arizona -- US Secretary of Interior (1961-69).
  • Robert Hersant: French entrepreneur, the founder of a powerful chain of regional newspapers.
  • Stewart Udall: American politician and later, a federal government official.
  • Bert Williams: English footballer.
  • James Lee: American martial arts pioneer, teacher, author, and publisher.
See other famous people born on 31 January
Facts:
  • 1st Ukrainian daily newspaper in US (NYC) begins publication
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, at Howard University, incorporates.

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Tell Me - Al Jolson
  2. You'd be Surprised - Irving Kaufman
  3. Invitation to the Waltz - Philadelphia Orchestra (Leopold Stokowski, Conductor)
  4. That Naughty Waltz - Eddy Brown

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1309
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1308
  • Science: Science vol. 51 issue 1307

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

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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The River's End

By: James Oliver Curwood

Royal Northwest Mounted Policeman Derwent Conniston has been chasing outlaw John Keith for four years up in the arctic part of Canada. Just when he is about to get his man, Conniston falls deathly ill.

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