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Thursday 31 May 1923

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Wolfgang Lesser and Clint Rainier III. The White Rose, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Movies

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

The White Rose

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Mae Marsh, Carol Dempster, Ivor Novello

Country: United States

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Haha

Directed by: Hotei Nomura

Starring: Yoshiko Kawada, Tsuzuya Moroguchi, Sumiko Kurishima

Country: United States

Drakula halála

Directed by: Kroly Lajthay

Starring: Paul Askonas, Carl Goetz, Kroly Hatvani

Country: United States

The Bright Shawl

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Dorothy Gish, Jetta Goudal

Country: United States

Safety Last!

Directed by: Fred Neymeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Bill Strother

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 May 1923 ?

Holidays:
  • World No Tobacco Day.
  • Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
  • Saint Gislemerio
  • Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
  • Saint Petronella.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Wolfgang Lesser: Composer.
  • Clint Rainier III: Prince of Monaco (1949-).
  • Donald Kinman: American homicide; liked to strangle his women while making love.
  • Ellsworth Kelly: American painter, sculptor and artist.
  • Rainier: Monaco royalty, ruler of a principality of 370 acres, which under the terms of the Treaty of 1918 with France, will fall under French rule if the royal family dies out.
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Facts:
  • China and the USSR exchange diplomats

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1923 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Dreamy Melody - Art Landry & His Orchestra
  2. Saw Mill River Road - Isham Jones & His Orchestra
  3. You Know You Belong to Somebody Else (So Why Don't You Leave Me Alone) - Henry Burr
  4. Underneath the Mellow Moon - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1923?

  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1482
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1481
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1480

Books

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

Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

Lee Clavering (Tearle), a playwright in New York, falls in love with an Austrian countess, Madame Zatianny (Griffith). Janet Oglethorpe (Bow), an animated and precocious flapper, is also in love with Lee but he hasn't noticed yet.

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His Children's Children

By: Arthur Train

1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...

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The Enchanted April

By: Elizabeth von Arnim

This collection chronicles the fiction and non fiction classics by the greatest writers the world has ever known. The inclusion of both popular as well as overlooked pieces is pivotal to providing a broad and representative collection of classic works.

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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

Lewis’ scathing satire of middle-class America, Babbitt explores the social pressures of conformity and materialism. It tells the story of George Babbitt, a middle-aged family man who becomes disillusioned with both conformity and his belated attempts at rebellion.

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