Friday August 05, 1921

US date format: 8/5/1921, UK date format: 5/8/1921

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 5, 1921). The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Yves Vincent and Guy Brouty. The Cat and the Canary, directed by Paul Leni, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
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The Cat and the Canary

The Cat and the Canary

Directed by: Paul Leni

Out of Luck

Out of Luck

Directed by: Bert Klasey

The Love Punch

The Love Punch

Directed by: Joel Hopkins

Among Those Present

Among Those Present

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Aggie Herring, James T. Kelley

The Night Before

The Night Before

Directed by: Jonathan Levine


Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 05, 1921?


  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
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  • Treaty of Berlin: US and Germany sign separate peace treaty

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