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Monday 26 December 1921

1921-12-26

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Der Sinn des Lebens, directed by Friedrich Burau, 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 this week ?

Der Sinn des Lebens

Directed by: Friedrich Burau

Starring: Anna May Wong, Kenneth Harlan, Beatrice Bentley

Country: United States

Der Film ohne Namen

Directed by: Georg Alexander

Starring: Leatrice Joy, Thomas Meighan, Lois Wilson

Country: United States

Number 13

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Clare Greet, Ernest Thesiger

Country: United States

Tol'able David

Directed by: Henry King

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Gladys Hulette, Walter P. Lewis

Country: United States

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Orphans of the Storm

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Joseph Schildkraut

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 December 1921 ?

Holidays:
  • Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
  • Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
  • Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
  • Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
  • Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
Famous Birthdays:
  • Steve Allen: American actor in film and TV, comedian, singer, master of ceremonies, host and writer of fiction (49 books), poetry, humor, mystery and scripts.
  • John Severin: American illustrator (d. 2012).
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Music Charts

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

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Saturday - Nora Bayes

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1408
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1407
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1406

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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