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Wednesday 12 October 1921

1921-10-12

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). I Accuse, directed by Abel Gance, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

I Accuse

Directed by: Abel Gance

Starring: Romuald Joub, Sverin-Mars, Maryse Dauvray

Country: United States

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Rip Van Winkle

Directed by: Edward I. Luddy

Starring: Thomas Jefferson, Milla Davenport, Daisy Jefferson

Country: United States

Don Carlos

Directed by: Giulio Antamoro

Starring: Rodolfo Badaloni, Ruggero Barni, Alfredo Bertone

Country: United States

Fortunato, 3. Teil - Der letzte Atemzug

Directed by: Karl Halden

Starring: Oscar Marion, Peggy Longard, Paul Ludwig

Country: United States

Das wandernde Bild

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Mia May, Hans Marr, Harry Frank

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 1921 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jaroslav Drobny: Czechoslovakia -- Hockey (1948 Olympics - Gold Medalist), tennis (Wimb-1954).
  • Jean Thuillier: French novelist and physician who has written a number of books, and has won the Prix Littré and the Prix Méditerranée among others.
  • Art Clokey: American animator producer screenwriter and voice actor created Gumby (d. 2010).
  • Jaroslav Drobný: Czech-English tennis player and ice hockey player (d. 2001).
  • Logie Lockhart: Scottish rugby player and journalist.
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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Down Yonder - Peerless Quartet
  2. Enrico Caruso - Dreams of Long Ago

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1397
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1396
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1395

Books

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

Main Street

By: Sinclair Lewis

The first of Sinclair Lewis’s great successes, Main Street shattered the sentimental American myth of happy small-town life with its satire of narrow-minded provincialism. Reflecting his own unhappy childhood in Sauk Centre, Minnesota, Lewis’s sixth novel attacked the conformity and ...

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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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