Monday 16 May 1921
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include André Rossi and Harry Carey Jr.
Carmen, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, 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 16 May 1921 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- André Rossi: Menton Politician.
- Harry Carey Jr: Saugus, California -- Actor (She Wore a Yellow Ribbon).
- S Neil Fujita: American graphic designer (d. 2010).
- Ettore Bernabei: Italian journalist, editor and broadcasting executive, he was director of RAI.
- Harry Carey: American actor and noted family, the son of star Harry Carey.
- Carlos Valcarcel Mavor: Spanish historian, official chronicler of the city of Murcia and father of political Ramón Luis Valcárcel Siso (President of the region of Murcia between 1995 and 2014, and current vice president of the European Parliament).
- Andre Rossi: French Civil servant who held many posts as advisor or ‘’attaché,’’ 1947-58.
- Mildred Smith: American actress who played Sidney Poitier's wife in "No Way Out," 1950.
- Robert Croften: Brown politician.
- 47th Preakness: F Coltiletti aboard Broomspun wins in 1:54.2.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1921 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Spread Yo' Stuff - Benny Krueger & His Orchestra
- Do You Ever Think of Me? - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Moonbeams - All-Star Trio
- Look for the Silver Lining - Charles Harrison & Edna Brown (Elsie Baker)
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