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Tuesday 10 August 1920

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 10, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Red Holzman and Daniel Cordier. The Penalty, directed by Wallace Worsley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Movies

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The Penalty

Directed by: Wallace Worsley

Starring: Charles Clary, Doris Pawn, Jim Mason, Lon Chaney

Country: United States

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High and Dizzy

Directed by: Hal Roach

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Roy Brooks, Wallace Howe

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The Mollycoddle

Directed by: Victor Fleming

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Ruth Renick, Wallace Beery, Paul Burns

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Der Januskopf

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Conrad Veidt, Magnus Stifter, Margarete Schlegel, Willy Kaiser-Heyl

Country: United States

The Love Flower

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Carol Dempster, Richard Barthelmess, George MacQuarrie, Anders Randolf

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
  • Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
  • Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
  • St. Deusdedit
Famous Birthdays:
  • Red Holzman: American basketball Head Coach: led the Knicks to two NBA Championships, in 1970 and '72.
  • Daniel Cordier: French militant royalist, a 'Camelot du roi,' committed to the Free France Forces from June 1940 and serving as the Secretary of Jean Moulin in 1942-1943.
  • William "Red" Holzman: NBA coach (NY Knickerbockers, 754 wins).
  • Henry Lafont: French aviator, the last surviving French veteran of the Battle of Britain.
  • Antonio Voci: Italian figurative artist with the largest group of owners of his works residing in Switzerland, England, Germany, Italy, Canada and the US; as well as various works scattered the world over.
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Facts:
  • Allies recognize Poland, Czechoslovakia and Romania
  • Turkish Government renounces its claim to Israel, recognizes British mandate

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