Monday 21 December 1931
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Caroline Kaart [Paterson Raitt] and David Baker in Indianapolis.
Mata Hari, directed by Greta Garbo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931
while Shadows on the Rock by Willa Cather was one of the best selling books.
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- 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.
- Caroline Kaart [Paterson Raitt]: Dutch alto singer.
- David Baker in Indianapolis: Indiana, USA; composer (Reflections).
- James Baker: American merchandise marketer and CEO of Arvin Industries, an auto parts maker.
- Moira Orfei: Italian actress (d. 2015).
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