Thursday 21 September 1916
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Françoise Giroud and Jagernath Lachmon.
The Mutiny of the Bounty, directed by Raymond Longford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916
while Just David by Eleanor H. Porter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 September 1916 ?
- Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
- International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
- In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
- Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
- Independence Day in Malta (1964), Belize (1981) & Armenia (1991)
- Also see September 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Matthew the Evangelist
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1916 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- There's Someone More Lonesome Than You - James F. Harrison & James Reed
- You're a Dangerous Girl - Al Jolson
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