Tuesday 21 May 1918
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Old Wives for New, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
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Which were the important events of 21 May 1918 ?
- Saint Constantine the Great
- Saints Constantine and Helena
- Saint Mireille
- Saint Charles-EugFne de Mazenod
- Dia de la Afrocolombianidad marks the abolition of slavery in Colombia.
- Navy Day (Dfa de las Glorias Navales) in Chile.
- Saint Goderik
- Dennis Day: Irish-American singer and radio and television personality (Jack Benny Show), dies of Lou Gehrigs disease at age 71 (born 1916).
- Jacques Mitterrand: French military man and noted family member, his brother is François Mitterrand.
- Leonard Mullens: rubber physicist.
- Neb Stewart: American baseball player, a right-handed left fielder who played ten games for the Philadelphia Phillies in September 1940.
- House of Representatives passes amendment allowing women to vote.
- Army Aviation Section separated from Signal Corps and divided into the Division of Military Aeronautics and the Bureau of Aircraft Production.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1918 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Some Day They're Coming Home Again - Nora Bayes
- Sweet Emmaline, My Gal - Mike Markel's Orchestra
- I'll Take You Back to Italy - Ada Jones & Billy Murray
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