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Saturday 29 October 1921

1921-10-29

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). The Sheik, directed by George Melford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Sheik

Directed by: George Melford

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Agnes Ayres, Ruth Miller

Country: United States

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Mysteries of India, Part I: Truth

Directed by: Joe May

Starring: Olaf Fnss, Mia May, Conrad Veidt

Country: United States

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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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 October 1921 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Terence of Metz
  • Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
  • Anglican Church - James Hannington
  • St. Zenobius
  • St. Theodore
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ed Kemmer: Reading, Pennsylvania -- Actor (Buzz Corey-Space Patrol).
  • William Henry Mauldin: New Mexico, United States -- Political cartoonist (Pulitzer-1945, 59).
  • Bill Mauldin: American artist who was an outstanding cartoonist of soldiers during WW II, winning the 1945 Pulitzer Prize for his work and a second Pulitzer Prize in 1959.
  • Baselios Didymos: Indian metropolitan (d. 2014).
  • Baku Mahadeva: Sri Lankan civil servant and academic (d. 2013).
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Facts:
  • The Link River Dam, a part of the Klamath Reclamation Project, is completed.
  • Second trial of Sacco and Vanzetti in USA.
  • The Harvard University football team loses to Centre College, ending a 25 game winning streak. This is considered one of the biggest upsets in college football.

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Music Charts

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

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Mimi - Paul Biese Trio & Frank Crumit
  2. I'm Nobody's Baby - Marion Harris
  3. San - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
  4. Three O'Clock in the Morning - Frank Crumit

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1400
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1399
  • Science: Science vol. 54 issue 1398

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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