Thursday 17 March 1921, St. Patrick's Day
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Meir Amit .
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, directed by Robert Wiene, 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 17 March 1921 ?
- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
- Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
- Ancient Latvia - Kustonu Diena (return of the larks) observed
- Boston, Massachusetts - Evacuation Day
- Meir Amit: Israeli general and politician 12th Israeli Minister of Communications (d. 2009).
- Sailors revolt in Kronstadt (thousands die).
- Lenin proclaims New Economic Politics.
- The Second Republic of Poland adopts the March Constitution.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1921 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- (Down by the) O-Hi-O (I've Got the Sweetest Little O, My! O!) - Billy Murray & Billy Jones
- Darling - Art Hickman & His Orchestra
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