Tuesday 22 February 1921
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Giulietta Masina and Jean-Bédel Bokassa.
The Love Light, directed by Frances Marion, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 February 1921
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Which were the important events of 22 February 1921 ?
- Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
- United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
- Ash Wednesday in 2023.
- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
- The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.
- Giulietta Masina: Italian actress who acted with such depth and passion that she was able to imbue the ordinary with touches of the bizarre.
- Jean-Bédel Bokassa: Central African general and politician 2nd President of the Central African Republic (d. 1996).
- Jean Duvignaud: La Rochelle Writer.
- Wayne Booth: American literary critic (d. 2005).
- Jean-Bedel Bokassa: Central African Republic leader (d. 1996).
- David Greene: British director (d. 2003).
- Salim Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah: Emir of Kuwait (Born 1864).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1921 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- I'm a Lonesome Little Raindrop - Frank Crumit
- Fare Thee Honey Blues - Mamie Smith & Her Jazz Hounds