Friday 21 December 1923US date format: 12/21/1923, UK date format: 21/12/1923
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 21, 1923). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Roger Munier and Richard Hugo.
Home Again, directed by Hallie Meyers-Shyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1923
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Which were the important events of 21 December 1923 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Roger Munier
- Intizar Hussain: Urdu writer and columnist.
- Richard Hugo: American poet, author, educator.
- Shirley Siska: American telephone company employee, noted family, Blanche Siska; worked for years as a telephone operator, not married, no children.
- William Wasson: American priest who worked in Mexico.
- Nepal changes from British protectorate to independent nation.