Tuesday 6 December 1921
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Klemens Behler and Gustavo Couttolenc.
Genuine, directed by Robert Wiene, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
while The Sheik by Edith M. Hull 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 December 1921 ?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
- Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Saint Nicholas
- Klemens Behler: German Nazi military figure, an Obersturmführer (First Lieutenant) in the Waffen SS during World War II.
- Gustavo Couttolenc: Mexican writer, Canon, Professor and academics.
- Otto Graham: American athlete; he played quarterback for the Cleveland Browns football team from 1946 to1955, a decade considered the team's Golden Age.
- David Johnson: American athlete, who played pro basketball for four seasons beginning in 1949.
- Doyle Parrack: American athlete, who played pro basketball for one season, 1946-47.
- Piero Piccioni: Italian pianist, organist, conductor and composer (Born 1921)
- Anglo-Irish Treaty signed; Ireland receives dominion status; partition creates Northern Ireland.
- The Anglo-Irish Treaty is signed in London by British and Irish representatives.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1921 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Sally, Won't You Come Back? - Ted Lewis & His Band
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