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
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 January 1921
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1921 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1921 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Waiting for the Sun to Come Out - Lambert Murphy
- All She'd Say was Umh-Hum - Van & Schenck