Thursday January 29, 1920

US date format: 1/29/1920, UK date format: 29/1/1920

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 29, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Jose Luis de Villalonga and Alec Coppen. His Royal Slyness, directed by Hal Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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His Royal Slyness

His Royal Slyness

Directed by: Hal Roach

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, 'Snub' Pollard, Gus Leonard

On the Inside

On the Inside

Directed by: D.W. Brown



Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Mary Pickford, Wharton James, Katherine Griffith, Helen Jerome Eddy

Country: United States of America

The Woman in the Suitcase

The Woman in the Suitcase

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Enid Bennett, William Conklin, Dorcas Matthews, Rowland V. Lee



Directed by: Babubhai Mistry


Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 29, 1920?


  • Walt Disney starts first job as an artist; $40 week with Kansas City Slide Co.

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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 29, 1920?
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Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. - Invitation to the Waltz
  2. - Tell Me
  3. - You'd be Surprised
  4. - That Naughty Waltz

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