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Wednesday 23 February 1927

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Régine Crespin and Nadine Alari. It, directed by Clarence G. Badger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927 while Sorrell and Son by Warwick Deeping was one of the best selling books.
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Directed by: Clarence G. Badger

Starring: Clara Bow, Antonio Moreno, William Austin

Country: United States

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The General

Directed by: Clyde Bruckman

Starring: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender

Country: United States

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The Red Mill

Directed by: William Goodrich

Starring: Marion Davies, Owen Moore, Louise Fazenda

Country: United States

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The Show

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: John Gilbert, Rene Adore, Lionel Barrymore

Country: United States

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The Kid Brother

Directed by: Ted Wilde

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Walter James

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 February 1927 ?

  • 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.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Régine Crespin: French opera soprano, with a debut in Mulhouse in 1950 in "Lohengrin.
  • Nadine Alari
  • Ivan Hrusovsky: Composer.
  • Regine Crespin: French operatic soprano (d. 2007).
  • Mirtha Legrand: known by her stage name Mirtha Legrand, is an Argentine actress and television presenter who has worked in Argentina and Spain, twin sister of retired actress Silvia Legrand.
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Famous Deaths:
  • President Calvin Coolidge creates Federal Radio Commission (US Federal Communications Commission predecessor).
  • The Federal Radio Commission (later renamed the Federal Communications Commission) begins to regulate the use of radio frequencies in the United States.
  • German theoretical physicist Werner Heisenberg writes a letter to fellow physicist Wolfgang Pauli, in which he describes his uncertainty principle for the first time.

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What news were making the headlines those days in February 1927?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mustafa Kemal Pasha -- Feb. 21, 1927
  • Science: Science vol. 65 issue 1677
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mortimer L. Schiff -- Feb. 14, 1927

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Sorrell and Son

By: Warwick Deeping

1926 Grossett and Dunlap edition VG+; Excellent condition with just minor use wear to dust cover and bottom book edge (gift inscription from 1939 inside cover); 100% guarantee if not satisfied with purchase

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The Plutocrat

By: Booth Tarkington

1927. Although his first book was about English romance, Newton Booth Tarkington, winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, for The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams, came to be known for his comical (and almost cynical) style of the Lost Generation that ...

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By: Mazo de la Roche

Chronicling the early years of the formidable manor Jalna and the Whiteoak family who inhabit it, this bundle gathers together the first four novels in Mazo de la Roche's treasured Canadian saga.IncludesThe

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Lost Ecstasy

By: Mary Roberts Rinehart

Visiting her grandfather's ranch, Kay Dowling falls in love with Tom McNair, but when he is accused of murder Kay seems to be the only one who believes he is innocent

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