Wednesday September 22, 1920

US date format: 9/22/1920, UK date format: 22/9/1920

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 22, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Pierre Kast and William H Riker. Ginger Snaps, directed by firstlook, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Ginger Snaps

Ginger Snaps

Directed by: firstlook

Way Down East

Way Down East

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess, Mrs. David Landau, Lowell Sherman

Country: United States of America



Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Ernst Lubitsch, Pola Negri, Paul Wegener, Jenny Hasselqvist

Country: United States of America

What Women Love

What Women Love

Directed by: Nate Watt

Starring: Annette Kellerman, Ralph Lewis, Wheeler Oakman, William Fairbanks

The Penalty

The Penalty

Directed by: Wallace Worsley

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

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 22, 1920?


  • Saint Emmeramus
  • Saint Florentius
  • In ancient Latvia, the first day of Mikeli, the Catching of Jumis.
  • In ancient Greece, the ninth and final day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates made offerings to the dead.
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  • Chicago grand jury convenes to investigate charges that 8 White Sox players conspired to fix the 1919 World Series

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Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. - Cuban Moon
  2. - The Love Nest
  3. - Wond'ring

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