Wednesday 8 June 1921
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alwyn Williams and Lord Campbell.
Idle Hands, directed by Frank Reicher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 June 1921 ?
- Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
- World Ocean Day.
- Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
- Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
- Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
- Trojecia, virgin (at Rodez)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta.
- Blessed Chlodulph, bishop of Metz
- Blessed Gildard, bishop of Rouen, confessor
- Blessed Maximinus, bishop of Aix en Provence
- Blessed William, bishop of York, confessor
- Blessed Syra of Ireland, virgin
- Syria, virgin (at Troyes)
- saint Medard, bishop of Noyon, confessor [common]
- Alwyn Williams: Vice-Chancellor (Glasgow University).
- Lord Campbell: of Croy.
- Sheila Ryan: Kansas, United States -- Actress (Big Fix, Mule Train, Ringside, Caged Fury).
- LeRoy Neiman: American painter.
- Alexis Smith Penticton: British Columbia, Canada, actress (Jessica-Dallas, Follies).
- Leroy Neiman: Painter
- Alexis Smith: Dancer / actress (Follies), dies of cancer at 72
- Suharto : Indonesian soldier and politician 2nd President of Indonesia (d. 2008)
- Gordon McLendon: American broadcaster and businessman (d. 1986)
- Olga Nardone: American actress (d. 2010)
- Babe Ruth arrested for speeding, fined $100, and held in jail until 4pm
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1921 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I Ain't Got Nobody - Marion Harris
- Kitten On the Keys - Zez Confrey & His Orchestra
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