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Saturday 19 August 1922

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Douglas MacKenzie Davey and Jean Frézal. Blood and Sand, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Blood and Sand

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Rosa Rosanova, Leo White, Rosita Marstini

Country: United States

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The Woman from Nowhere

Directed by: Louis Delluc

Starring: ve Francis, Gine Avril, Nomi Seize

Country: United States

Rok 1863

Directed by: Edward Puchalski

Starring: Ryszard Sobiszewski, Stanislawa Chrzanowska, Maria Hryniewicz

Country: United States

The Dictator

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Wallace Reid, Theodore Kosloff, Lila Lee

Country: United States

Mongaku mongaku shônin

Directed by: Matsunosuke Onoe

Starring: Lon Chaney, Marguerite De La Motte, Harrison Ford

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 August 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
  • RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
  • Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
  • National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
  • National Aviation Day, USA
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Facts:
  • 36th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (63 61)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1922 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Stumbling - Billy Murray

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1922?

  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1442
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1441
  • Science: Science vol. 56 issue 1440

Books

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

If Winter Comes

By: A.S.M. Hutchinson

An excerpt from The North American Review, Volume 215: NOVEL-WRITING, despite some signs to the contrary, makes real progress as an art; but it is not often that the new art is combined with the old magic so effectively as ...

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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

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The Head of the House of Coombe

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Head of the House of Coombe By Frances Hodgson Burnett

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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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