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Wednesday 5 January 1921

1921-01-05

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Queen of the Turf, directed by John K. Wells, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Queen of the Turf

Directed by: John K. Wells

Starring: Agnes Vernon, Robert MacKinnon, John Cosgrove

Country: United States

Outside the Law

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Priscilla Dean, Wheeler Oakman, Lon Chaney

Country: United States

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Fantomas

Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Edward Roseman, Edna Murphy, Johnnie Walker

Country: United States

Madame DuBarry

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Pola Negri, Emil Jannings, Harry Liedtke

Country: United States

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The Mark of Zorro

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Marguerite De La Motte, Noah Beery

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 January 1921 ?

Holidays:
  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Paul Governali: American professional football player (d. 1978).
  • Jean : Grand Duke of Luxembourg.
  • Harold Davis: American track & field champion.
  • Friedrich Durrenmatt: Swiss writer (d. 1990).
  • Friedrich Dürrenmatt: Swiss author, playwright, novelist, theater critic, also artist, painter, draughtsman, screenwriter, radio writer, essayist, social satirist, married once, three children.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1921 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Anytime, Anyday, Anywhere - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1921?

  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1357
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1356
  • Science: Science vol. 52 issue 1355

Books

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

Main Street

By: Sinclair Lewis

Carol Milford is a young, liberated woman from Saint Paul, Minnesota, who marries a small-town doctor named Will Kennicott. Persuaded to move to Gopher Prairie, her husband’s home-town, Carol is horrified to find herself living in an ugly, back-water community.

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The Brimming Cup

By: Dorothy Canfield

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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The Age of Innocence

By: Edith Wharton

The Age of Innocence is Edith Wharton's twelfth novel, initially serialized in four parts in the Pictorial Review magazine in 1920, and later released by D.

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