Monday 19 September 1921
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Billy Ward and Paulo Freire.
Das wandernde Bild, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 19 September 1921 ?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Billy Ward: US songwriter / singer / pianist / arranger (Dominoes).
- Paulo Freire: Brazilian philosopher theorist and academic (d. 1997).
- 41st US Mens Tennis: William T Tilden beats Wm M Johnston (61 63 61)
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1921 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Learn to Smile - Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra
- Down Home Blues - Ethel Waters
- The Young Prince and the Young Princess - Philadelphia Orchestra (Leopold Stokowski, Conductor)
- Jazz Me Blues - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
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