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1920s final

  1. 1. 1920’s Entertainers By: Corey Hillskotter
  2. 2. Entertainment <ul><li>-Radios were popular </li></ul><ul><li>-Jazz music era </li></ul>
  3. 3. Forms of Entertainment <ul><li>Radios were advancing </li></ul><ul><li>Victrolas were also popular for a while. </li></ul><ul><li>Live bands were everywhere. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Houdini <ul><li>Renowned escape artist </li></ul><ul><li>World famous magician </li></ul><ul><li>Even made an elephant </li></ul><ul><li>Disappear </li></ul>
  5. 5. Charlie Chaplin -Comedian/actor -Became famous in 1923 for his role in “The Kid” -Still known as the best comedian ever - He also played in “The immigrant”, “The Birth of the Nation”, and “Easy Street”
  6. 6. “Jelly Roll” Morton <ul><li>-known as originator of jazz </li></ul><ul><li>-born in 1890 </li></ul><ul><li>-Famous pianist </li></ul><ul><li>-Jelly Roll Morton and his </li></ul><ul><li>Red hot peppers </li></ul>
  7. 7. Duke Ellington <ul><li>-Born 1889 with the name Mercer Ellington </li></ul><ul><li>-known as duke of jazz </li></ul><ul><li>-appeared in films 1920-1930 </li></ul>
  8. 8. Bibliography <ul><li>&quot;Tqnyc.&quot; Dec.-Jan. 2006 <http://www.tqnyc.org/NYC06336http://library.thinkquest.org/J0111064/.htm9/entertainment.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Wikipedia.&quot; Dec.-Jan. 2006 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duke_Ellington>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Jelly Roll Morton.&quot; Wikipedia . Dec.-Jan. 2006 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jelly_Roll_Morton>. </li></ul>

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