Wednesday January 21, 1920

US date format: 1/21/1920, UK date format: 21/1/1920

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 21, 1920). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Fernand Schirren and Torsten Nilsson. On the Inside, directed by D.W. Brown, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920
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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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On the Inside

On the Inside

Directed by: D.W. Brown



Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Mary Pickford, Wharton James, Katherine Griffith, Helen Jerome Eddy

Country: United States of America

The Woman in the Suitcase

The Woman in the Suitcase

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Enid Bennett, William Conklin, Dorcas Matthews, Rowland V. Lee



Directed by: Babubhai Mistry

Within Our Gates

Within Our Gates

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux

Starring: Evelyn Preer, Flo Clements, James D. Ruffin, Jack Chenault

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 21, 1920?


  • National Hugging Day
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
  • Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
  • UN Arms Day

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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 21, 1920?
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Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. - Everybody Calls Me Honey
  2. - Dardanella

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