Monday 14 February 1921, Valentine's Day
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hugh Downs and Doreen Millard.
The Hope Diamond Mystery, directed by Stuart Paton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
while The Brimming Cup by Dorothy Canfield 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 February 1921 ?
- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
- Western World - Valentine's Day.
- Iraq - 'Communist Martyrs Day' celebrated by Iraqi Communist Party.
- Europe/Catholicism - Feast day of Saints Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe.
- Saint Abraham (d. 422)
- Saint Valentine (d. 422).
- Hugh Downs: American TV personality, a broadcaster from 1943 at a small radio station in Lima, Ohio, near a farm where he grew up.
- Doreen Millard
- Piet Kraak: Dutch soccer player.
- Pierre Paulet: France Actor.
- Hazel McCallion: Canadian ice hockey player and politician 3rd Mayor of Mississauga.
- Canadian 5-cent nickel coin is authorized.
- Little Review faces obscenity charges for publishing "Ulysses", New York.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1921 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Palesteena - Eddie Cantor
- Broadway Rose - Peerless Quartet
- Margie - Frank Crumit
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