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Tuesday 23 May 1922

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dennis Compton . Grandma's Boy, directed by Fred Newmeyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922
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Movies

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

Grandma's Boy

Directed by: Fred Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Townsend

Country: United States

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Missing Husbands

Directed by: Jacques Feyder

Starring: Jean Angelo, Stacia Napierkowska, Georges Melchior

Country: United States

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The Trap

Directed by: Robert Thornby

Starring: Lon Chaney, Alan Hale, Dagmar Godowsky

Country: United States

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Beyond the Rocks

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Gloria Swanson, Edythe Chapman

Country: United States

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The Man from Beyond

Directed by: Burton L. King

Starring: Harry Houdini, Arthur Maude, Albert Tavernier

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 May 1922 ?

Holidays:
  • World Turtle Day
  • Saint Desiderius
  • Saint Guibert of Gemblours
  • Saint Montana
  • Bah�'f Faith: Declaration of the B�b
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Harry Greb gives Gene Tunney his only professional boxing defeat.
  • Walt Disney incorporates Laugh-O-gram Films, using the remaining assets of Iwwerks-Disney Commercial Artists, and US$15,000 from local investors.

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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. On the Alamo - Isham Jones & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1429
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1428
  • Science: Science vol. 55 issue 1427

Books

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

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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Gentle Julia

By: Booth Tarkington

Although the title character, Julia, is a sweet and pretty girl with dozens of admirers, it is her young cousin Florence who really steals the show with her tart observations and complicated schemes.

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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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Simon Called Peter

By: Robert Keable

An enthusiastic, committed but naïve priest, Peter Graham, leaves his fiancée, Hilda, to serve as chaplain in France during World War I. He is rapidly made aware of the British tommies' total indifference to what he has to offer and ...

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