Saturday 27 August 1921


It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). The Three Musketeers, directed by Fred Niblo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
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 ?

The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Lon Bary, George Siegmann

Country: United States

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Directed by: George Fitzmaurice

Starring: Richard Barthelmess, Reginald Denny, John Miltern

Country: United States



Directed by: Emmett J. Flynn

Starring: John Gilbert, Michael D. Moore, Frankie Lee

Country: United States

The Conquering Power

The Conquering Power

Directed by: Rex Ingram

Starring: Alice Terry, Rudolph Valentino, Ralph Lewis

Country: United States

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Directed by: Guido Parish

Starring: Marcella Albani, Mario De Vito, Roberto Villani

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 August 1921 ?

  • Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
  • Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
  • RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
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  • J E Clair of Acme Packing Company of Green Bay granted an NFL franchise.
  • The British install the son of Sharif Hussein bin Ali (leader of the Arab Revolt of 1916 against the Ottoman Empire) as King Faisal I of Iraq.

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Song of India - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
  2. St. Louis Blues - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
  3. All By Myself - Frank Crumit
  4. Home Again Blues - Aileen Stanley

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1391


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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