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Friday 23 February 1923

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gery Florizoone and Rafael Addiego Bruno. Othello, directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Othello

Directed by: Dimitri Buchowetzki

Starring: Emil Jannings, Werner Krauss, Ica von Lenkeffy

Country: United States

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Salome

Directed by: Charles Bryant

Starring: Mitchell Lewis, Alla Nazimova, Rose Dione

Country: United States

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The Blue Lagoon

Directed by: W. Bowden

Starring: Molly Adair, Val Chard, Dick Cruickshanks

Country: United States

Mist in the Valley

Directed by: Cecil M. Hepworth

Starring: Alma Taylor, G.H. Mulcaster, James Carew

Country: United States

The Pilgrim

Directed by: Edna Purviance

Starring: Theodore Roberts, Charles de Rochefort, Estelle Taylor

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
  • Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
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Facts:
  • German Republic day with laws against worker.
  • Great Britain lowers import duty on German products from 26 percent to 5 percent.
  • Albert Einstein visits Barcelona, Spain, at the invitation of scientist Esteban Terradas i Illa.
  • March ndash ''Antigone'' by Jean Cocteau appears on a Paris stage (settings by Pablo Picasso, music by Arthur Honegger, and costumes by Gabrielle Chanel). Antonin Artaud plays the part of Tiresias.
  • The ''USS Connecticut'' is decommissioned.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1923 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Bees' Knees - Ted Lewis & His Band
  2. Toot Toot Tootsie (Goo'bye) - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare

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  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1469
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1468
  • Science: Science vol. 57 issue 1467

Books

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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

Prosperous and socially prominent, George Babbitt appears to have everything a man could wish: good health, a fine family, and a profitable business in a booming Midwestern city.

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Black Oxen

By: Gertrude Atherton

Black Oxen unites such unlikely topics as medical rejuvenation treatments, eugenics, American youth culture, and cross-generational relationships. The beautiful American widow of a Hungarian count, Mary Zattiany is fifty-eight years old; after receiving experimental “rejuvenation treatments” and returning to America, ...

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The Enchanted April

By: Elizabeth von Arnim

The Enchanted April, by Elizabeth Von Amim, is a story of four women, all seeking a place to get away. A discreet advertisement in The Times, addressed "To Those who Appreciate Wistaria and Sunshine", offers a small medieval castle for ...

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His Children's Children

By: Arthur Train

1923. Train was the former assistant district attorney in New York City. His interactions with clients, together with his experiences in the courtroom, provided the material for the more than 250 short stories and novels he would write during his ...

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