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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in October 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 October 1921: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1921?


Events

  • 01 Oct 1921 WJZ, Newark New Jersey begins broadcasting
  • 02 Oct 1921 New York Yankee Babe Ruth hits then record 59th HR
  • 04 Oct 1921 League of Nations refuses to assist starving Russians
  • 05 Oct 1921 1st World Series radio broadcast, Yanks beat Giants 3-0
  • 06 Oct 1921 Century Theater opens at 7th Ave and 59th St. NYC (demolished 1962)
  • 08 Oct 1921 KDKA in Pittsburgh's Forbes Field conducts the first live broadcast of a football game.
  • 10 Oct 1921 NFL Decatur Staleys become Chicago Staleys, win 14-10.
  • 13 Oct 1921 New York Giants beat New York Yankees, five games to three in 18th World Series.
  • 16 Oct 1921 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, and Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
  • 18 Oct 1921 The Crimean Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic is formed as part of the RSFSR.
  • 19 Oct 1921 Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup.
  • 21 Oct 1921 Tuschinski Theater opens in Amsterdam
  • 23 Oct 1921 Green Bay Packers play first NFL game, 7-6 win over Minneapolis.
  • 26 Oct 1921 Solomon Porter Hood named minister to Liberia.
  • 29 Oct 1921 The Link River Dam, a part of the Klamath Reclamation Project, is completed.
  • 31 Oct 1921 Federation Sportive Feminine International forms (1st Woman Track & Field Association)

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Music charts

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

  1. - All By Myself
  2. - Down Yonder
  3. - Dreams of Long Ago
  4. - Cherie
  5. - Deep in Your Eyes

Movies

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

The Prestige

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman, Scarlett Johansson, Michael Caine

Country: United States of America

Stand by Me

Stand by Me

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell

Country: United States of America

Through a Glass Darkly

Through a Glass Darkly

Directed by: Ingmar Bergman

Starring: Harriet Andersson, Gunnar Björnstrand, Max von Sydow, Lars Passgård

Country: United States of America

Persona

Persona

Directed by: Ingmar Bergman

Starring: Bibi Andersson, Liv Ullmann, Margaretha Krook, Gunnar Björnstrand

Country: United States of America

Fiddler on the Roof

Fiddler on the Roof

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon

Country: United States of America