Wednesday 21 August 1918
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Monod (actor) and Louis Rene.
A Pair of Silk Stockings, directed by Walter Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 August 1918
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1918 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Jacques Monod (actor)
- Louis Rene: French physician and surgeon, a specialist in the digestive system.
- Billy Reay: Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach (d. 2004).
- World War I: The Second Battle of the Somme begins.