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Wednesday 13 December 1922

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 13, 1922). The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gérard Séty and Hugo Fonck. The Making of a Man, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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What the sky looked like on 13 December 1922

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Movies

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The Making of a Man

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

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Tess of the Storm Country

Directed by: John S. Robertson

Starring: Mary Pickford, Lloyd Hughes, Gloria Hope, David Torrence

Country: United States

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Phantom

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Alfred Abel, Frida Richard, Aud Egede-Nissen, Hans Heinrich von Twardowski

Country: United States

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Shadows

Directed by: Tom Forman

Starring: Lon Chaney, Marguerite De La Motte, Harrison Ford, John St. Polis

Country: United States

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Choose Your Weapons

Directed by: Al Christie

Starring: Bobby Vernon, Charlotte Stevens, Earle Rodney, Maude Truax

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
  • In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Gérard Séty: French music hall actor, comedian, parodist and artist who died at 11:05am on 1 February 1998 in Maisons-Laffitte, France.
  • Hugo Fonck: Polish-American architect, artist and inventor, the Chief Architect of Trans-American building and cable car system re-engineering in San Francisco, CA.
  • Mark Stevens: American actor, whose films include "Objective Burma," "The Snake Pit," "Fate is the Hunter," and "The Dark Corner".
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Famous Deaths:
  • Hannes Hafstein: Icelandic poet and politician 1st Prime Minister of Iceland (d. 1922).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 13, 1922 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Way Down Yonder in New Orleans - Peerless Quartet
  2. The Dixie Highway - Aileen Stanley

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