Wednesday September 21, 1921

US date format: 9/21/1921, UK date format: 21/9/1921

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 21, 1921). The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jimmy Young and John McHale. The Affairs of Anatol, directed by Cecil B. DeMille, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
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The Affairs of Anatol

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

Starring: Wallace Reid, Gloria Swanson, Wanda Hawley, Theodore Roberts

Country: United States of America


Directed by: Ray C. Smallwood

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Rex Cherryman, Arthur Hoyt, Zeffie Tilbury

Country: United States of America

I Do

Directed by: Hal Roach

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Noah Young, Jack Morgan

The Blot

Directed by: Lois Weber

Starring: Philip Hubbard, Margaret McWade, Claire Windsor, Louis Calhern

Country: United States of America

Just for Fun

Directed by: Gordon Flemyng


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 21, 1921?


  • 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
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  • Pope Benedictus XV donates 1 million lire to feed Russians
  • A storage silo in Oppau, Germany, explodes, killing 500-600 people.

    Famous Birthday

  • Jimmy Young: English singer and radio host.
  • John McHale: American baseball player and executive...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1921?

    Top #2 songs in the USA

  1. All By Myself - Ted Lewis & His Band
  2. Dangerous Blues - Mamie Smith & Her Jazz Hounds

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