Sunday 14 August 1921
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Giorgio Strehler and Donald Gordon.
Experience, directed by George Fitzmaurice, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
while The Valley of Silent Men by James Oliver Curwood 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 14 August 1921 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Giorgio Strehler: Theatre director.
- Donald Gordon: Scottish diplomat.
- Marcel Leclerc: Ajaccio EXecutives.
- Tannu Tuva, later Tuvinian People's Republic is established as a completely independent country (which is supported by Soviet Russia).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1921 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Peggy O'Neil - Billy Jones
- Ain't We Got Fun? - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
- Van & Schenck - Ain't We got Fun?
- My Man (Mon Homme) - Aileen Stanley
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