Saturday 29 October 1921
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jess Hahn and Bill Mauldin.
The Sheik, directed by George Melford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921
while The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton 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 29 October 1921 ?
- St. Terence of Metz
- Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
- Anglican Church - James Hannington
- St. Zenobius
- St. Theodore
- St. Bond
- Saint Colman of Kilmacduagh
- St. Maximillian
- St. Donatus of Corfu
- St. Anne
- St. Abraham of Rostov
- R.C. Saints - October 29th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem, Diwali in 1989.
- Douai Martyrs
- St. Elfleda
- St. Hyacinth
- St. Ida of Leeuw
- St. John of Autun
- Jess Hahn
- Bill Mauldin: American artist who was an outstanding cartoonist of soldiers during WW II, winning the 1945 Pulitzer Prize for his work and a second Pulitzer Prize in 1959.
- Ed Kemmer: Reading, Pennsylvania -- Actor (Buzz Corey-Space Patrol).
- William Henry Mauldin: New Mexico, United States -- Political cartoonist (Pulitzer-1945, 59).
- Baselios Didymos: Indian metropolitan (d. 2014).
- Baku Mahadeva: Sri Lankan civil servant and academic (d. 2013).
- The Link River Dam, a part of the Klamath Reclamation Project, is completed.
- Second trial of Sacco and Vanzetti in USA.
- The Harvard University football team loses to Centre College, ending a 25 game winning streak. This is considered one of the biggest upsets in college football.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1921 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- I'm Nobody's Baby - Marion Harris
- Paul Biese Trio & Frank Crumit - Mimi
- Three O'Clock in the Morning - Frank Crumit
- San - Benson Orchestra of Chicago
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