April 1921 calendar

April 1921

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1921.
The US president was Warren G. Harding (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1921: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1921?


  • 04 Apr 1921 Stanley Cup: Ottawa Senators (NHL) beat Vancouver Millionaires (PCHA), three games to 2.
  • 11 Apr 1921 KDKA broadcast the first radio sporting event, a boxing match (Ray-Dundee).
  • 14 Apr 1921 Prince Henry opens Rotterdam-Amsterdam-Bremen-Hamburg air route.
  • 15 Apr 1921 Black Friday: mine owners announce more wage and price cuts, leading to the threat of a strike all across England.
  • 16 Apr 1921 Liberal Freedom League forms in The Hague.
  • 18 Apr 1921 Junior Achievement incorporated in Colorado Springs Colorado.
  • 19 Apr 1921 Funeral of last German Emperoress, Augusta Victoria.
  • 23 Apr 1921 Charles Paddock runs world record 100 metre (10.4 seconds).
  • 27 Apr 1921 Hadjememaar, [Corn de Gelder] elected in Amsterdam.
  • 30 Apr 1921 Pope Benedict XV encyclical "On Dante".

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in April 1921?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Now and Then
  2. - I Used to Love You, but It's all Over Now
  3. - Home Again Blues
  4. - Rose
  5. - O-H-I-O (O My! O!)


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Wildcat

The Wildcat

Release year: 1921

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Pola Negri, Victor Janson, Paul Heidemann, Wilhelm Diegelmann

Country: United States of America

Uncharted Seas

Uncharted Seas

Release year: 1921

Directed by: Wesley Ruggles

Starring: Alice Lake, Carl Gerard, Rudolph Valentino, Robert Alden

Passion Flower

Passion Flower

Release year: 1921

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Norma Talmadge, Courtenay Foote, Eulalie Jensen, Harrison Ford