Saturday 6 August 1921
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ella Raines .
Experience, directed by George Fitzmaurice, 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 6 August 1921 ?
- Jamaica - Independence Day
- Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
- St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
- St. Juatus
- St. Pastor
- Bolivia - Independence Day
- United Arab Emirates - H.H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan's Accession Day
- Japan - Toro Nagashi (Hiroshima) - Floating lantern ceremony to honor those killed by the U.S. atomic bomb in Hiroshima.
- St. Xystus/Sixtus
- Ella Raines: Sinoqualmie Falls, Washington -- Actress (Janice Dean RN).
- Clason Point, Bronx to College Point, Queens municipal ferry system begins.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1921 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Down Yonder - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
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