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Monday 17 January 1921

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Antonio Prohias and Dehl Berti. The Love Light, directed by Frances Marion, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
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Movies

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The Love Light

Directed by: Frances Marion

Starring: Mary Pickford, Evelyn Dumo, Raymond Bloomer, Fred Thomson

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The Man Who Had Everything

Directed by: Alfred E. Green

Starring: Jack Pickford, Lionel Belmore, Priscilla Bonner, Shannon Day

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The Bump

Directed by: Adrian Brunel

Starring: C. Aubrey Smith, Faith Celli, Douglas Marshall, Nellie Cooper

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Erotikon

Directed by: Mauritz Stiller

Starring: Anders de Wahl, Tora Teje, Karin Molander, Elin Lagergren

Country: United States

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Anna Boleyn

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Henny Porten, Emil Jannings, Paul Hartmann, Ludwig Hartau

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dehl Berti: Pueblo, Colorado -- Actor (John Taylor-Guns of Paradise).
  • Antonio Prohias: Cuban cartoonist (d. 1998).
  • Roger Carpentier: French aviator, who on 12 December 1952 became the first Frenchman to break the sound barrier, in the Dassault Mystère II.
  • Lorna deVaron: American conductor and educator.
  • Herbert Ellis: American actor.
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Music Charts

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Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Waiting for the Sun to Come Out - Lambert Murphy
  2. All She'd Say was Umh-Hum - Van & Schenck

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