Thursday 4 August 1921
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Maurice "Rocket" and Maurice Richard.
Experience, directed by George Fitzmaurice, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
while The Mysterious Rider by Zane Gre 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 4 August 1921 ?
- Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
- El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
- Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
- Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
- St. Luanus/Lugid
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint John Vianney, the patron saint of priests
- St. Dominic
- Maurice "Rocket": Richard Montreal Canadien (Most Valuable Player-1947).
- Maurice Richard: Canadian hockey player, a top scorer in NHL history and Canada's most colorful idol, called "The Rocket.
- Herb Ellis: American jazz guitarist (d. 2010).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1921 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Cherie - Carl Fenton & His Orchestra
- Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses - Reinald Werrenrath
- I Used to Love You, but It's All Over Now - Frank Crumit
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