Tuesday 3 May 1921
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sugar Ray Robinson and Joe Ames.
Carmen, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
while The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 May 1921 ?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- Sugar Ray Robinson: American boxer (d. 1989).
- Joe Ames: American singer (d. 2007).
- Sugar Robinson: American boxer, winner of the lightweight title in 1940 and the middleweight title in 1951.
- Walter Starcke: American occult writer, the author of several books including "The Double Thread," 1976, "Homesick for Heaven: You Don’t Have to Wait," 1989, and his most recent work, "It’s All God: The Flowers and the Fertilizer.
- Theodore Pilette: Belgian racing driver (Born 1883).
- West Virginia imposes the first state sales tax.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1921 ?
Top #5 songs in the USA
- Happy Six - Do You Ever Think of Me?
- Why Worry? - Nora Bayes
- Bright Eyes - Leo Reisman & His Orchestra
- My Mammy - Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra
- Serenade - Efrem Zimbalist
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