Thursday 14 July 1921
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Leon Garield and Jean Valton.
The Conquering Power, directed by Rex Ingram, 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 July 1921 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- Leon Garield: Writer.
- Jean Valton: French singer, comedian and impersonator.
- Sixto Ballén: American-Ecuadorian architect and politician 48th President of Ecuador.
- Leon Garfield: English children's author (d. 1996).
- Armand Gaudreault: Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2013).
- Geoffrey Wilkinson: English chemist and academic Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1996)
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1921 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Whip-Poor-Will - Look for the Silver Lining (Medley) - Vernon Country Club Band
- You Can't Keep a Good Man Down - Mamie Smith & Her Jazz Hounds
- Scandanavia - Al Jolson
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