Tuesday 11 January 1921


It was Tuesday, 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 while Main Street by Sinclair Lewis was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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

Queen of the Turf

Queen of the Turf

Directed by: John K. Wells

Starring: Agnes Vernon, Robert MacKinnon, John Cosgrove

Country: United States

Outside the Law

Outside the Law

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Priscilla Dean, Wheeler Oakman, Lon Chaney

Country: United States

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Directed by: Edward Sedgwick

Starring: Edward Roseman, Edna Murphy, Johnnie Walker

Country: United States

Madame DuBarry

Madame DuBarry

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Pola Negri, Emil Jannings, Harry Liedtke

Country: United States

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The Mark of Zorro

The Mark of Zorro

Directed by: Fred Niblo

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

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 January 1921 ?

  • Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
  • Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
  • Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
  • Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
  • Nepal - Unity Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Gory Guerrero: American wrestler and trainer (d. 1990).
  • Benedict Zilliacus: Finnish journalist author and screenwriter (d. 2013).
  • Robert Galley: French soldier, engineer, and politician.
  • Juanita M Kreps: American economist, educator, & civil servant; 24th United States Secretary of Commerce (d. 2010).
  • Juanita Kreps: American politician and first woman to hold the post of Secretary of Commerce on 1/23/1977.
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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. The Japanese Sandman - Nora Bayes
  2. Fair One - Ted Lewis & His Band

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 53 issue 1358


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

Main Street by Sinclair Lewis

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

The Brimming Cup

By: Dorothy Canfield

Lounging idly in the deserted little waiting-room was the usual shabby, bored, lonely ticket-seller, prodigiously indifferent to the grave beauty of the scene before him and to the throng of ancient memories jostling him where he stood.

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The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton

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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