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Today in 1922: Murder in Hollywood

Today in 1922 the death of William Desmond Taylor became Hollywood’s First Murder Mystery and still remains officially unsolved.

At 7:30 am on the morning of 2 February 1922, the body of William Desmond Taylor was found inside his bungalow at the Alvarado Court Apartments, 404-B South Alvarado Street, in Westlake, Los Angeles, a trendy and affluent neighbourhood. 234 more words


this day in crime history: february 2, 1922

On this date in 1922, film director William Desmond Taylor was found dead in his bungalow in Los Angeles. He was originally thought to have died of natural causes, but when the body was rolled over, a single bullet wound was found in his back. 159 more words

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Happy Birthday to Michelle Obama (1964) and Betty White (1922)

Michelle Obama is the first Lady of the United State of America, who married Barack Obama, the forty-fourth President of the United States of America, in 1992. 134 more words


Nosferatu (1922) Explanation

We like to think of the characters in film as realistic individuals and that the director tries to make us feel what those characters experience. But in order to fully appreciate… 380 more words


The Great Gatsby: Book Review

I initially started reading F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ two years ago but found myself leaving the book after only two chapters; I’m not really sure why this was the case and I’m glad I have finally taken the opportunity to read this book as a whole. 442 more words


Image from page 58 of "Boone County Recorder" (1922)

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Image from page 58 of “Boone County Recorder” (1922)

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Identifier: Boone_County_Recorder_Vol_48_1922
Title: Boone County Recorder… 10 more words