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Monday 19 April 1920

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 19, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Gene Leis and Frank Fontaine. The Toll Gate, directed by Lambert Hillyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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What the sky looked like on 19 April 1920

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Movies

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The Toll Gate

Directed by: Lambert Hillyer

Starring: William S. Hart, Anna Q. Nilsson, Joseph Singleton, Jack Richardson

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Snowbound

Directed by: Ruben Preuss

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Sex

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Louise Glaum, Irving Cummings, Peggy Pearce, Myrtle Stedman

Country: United States

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Broken Silence

Directed by: Luis Puenzo

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His Royal Slyness

Directed by: Hal Roach

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, 'Snub' Pollard, Gus Leonard

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
  • Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
  • Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
  • Bicycle Day.
  • The Roman holiday of Cerealia ends. (Roman Empire)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Frank Fontaine: Cambridge, Massachusetts -- Comedian (Crazy Guggenheim).
  • Gene Leis: American guitarist composer and producer (d. 1993).
  • Marvin Mandel: American lawyer and politician 56th Governor of Maryland (d. 2015).
  • John O'Neil: American baseball player and manager (d. 2012).
  • Julien Ries: Belgian cardinal (d. 2013).
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Facts:
  • 24th Boston Marathon won by Peter Trivoulidas of Greece in 2:29:31.
  • The 1920 Summer Olympics opens in Antwerp, Belgium
  • Germany and Bolshevist Russia agree to the exchange of prisoners of war.
  • Mexican Revolution: Álvaro Obregón announces in Chilpancingo that he intends to fight against the rule of Venustiano Carranza.

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Planetary positions on April 19, 1920 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. That Naughty Waltz - Columbia Orchestra
  2. Just Like a Gypsy - Nora Bayes
  3. Elder Eatmore's Sermon on Generosity - Bert Williams
  4. Chloe - Al Jolson
  5. That Tumble-Down Shack in Athlone - John McCormack

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