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1921
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham Hotspur 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 0
1921
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Léon Scieur
Belgium
1921
   President of the United States was   
Warren G. Harding
Died of a heart attack 2 years into office
1921
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Bill Tilden
1921
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Suzanne Lenglen
1921
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Bill Tilden
d. Wallace F. Johnson 6-1 6-3 6-1
1921
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Molla Mallory
1921
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Rhys Gemmell
1921
   World Series Champions were the   
New York Giants
5 games to 3 v. New York Yankees
John Glenn
   was born on   
July 18, 1921
Glenn is the first American to orbit the Earth, and the oldest person to fly in space.
1921
   the winner was   
Hjalmar Branting and Christian Lange
Sweden, 1860-1925; Prime Minister / Norway, 1869-1938; Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union
1921
   the winner was   
Margaret Gorman
Washington, D.C
1921
   the winner was   
Anatole France
Pen-name of Jacques Anatole Thibeault; France, 1844-1924; "in recognition of his brilliant literary achievements...and a true Gallic temperament"
1921
   the winner was   
Behave Yourself
Charles Thompson
1921
   the winner was   
Jock Hutchison
At St Andrews
Bert Weedon
   was born on   
May 10, 1921
Rocker
1921
   Senior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Davies
AJS- 500cc Howard Davies founded HRD motorcycles which became the famous Vincent company
1921
   Junior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Williams
AJS- 350 cc
1921
   the winner was   
Suzanne Lenglen
Defeated Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 6-2, 6-3
Ireland
   gained independence in   
1921
6 December. United Kingdom (from UK by treaty)
Mongolia
   gained independence in   
1921
11 July. China
U.S.S. New Hampshire
      
Flagship for Special Naval Task Force to Haiti 1921
Commissioned March 1908 -- BB-25
The First Woman to Win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Was Edith Wharton in 1921
   is   
True
Age of Innocence. 1862-1937
1921
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Sister Olive
Jockey - Teddy O'Sullivan, Trainer - J. Williams, Owner - F. W. Norman, Time - 3.27.75
1921
      
The Northern Parliament First Met
Sinn Fein win almost all the seats for the Southern parliament but they refuse to take their seats. Instead they carry on meeting in the Dail Eireann.
1921
   was the year   
Hirohito Became Ruler of Japan
1921
      
Anglo-Irish Treaty
Ends the Anglo-Irish War and created the Irish Free State.
1921
      
Franco-Polish Military Alliance
Military alliance between Poland and France that was active between 1921 and 1940.
1921
      
Peace of Riga
Ends the Polish-Bolshevik War.
1921
      
Russo-Persian Treaty of Friendship
Grants both Iran and the Soviet Union full and equal shipping rights in the Caspian Sea.
1921
      
Thomson-Urrutia Treaty
Colombia recognizes Panama's independence in return for 25 million dollars.
1921
      
Treaty of Ankara
France agrees to evacuate Cilicia in return for economic concessions from Turkey; Turkey acknowledges French imperial sovereignty over Syria.
1921
      
Treaty of Berlin
Separate post-World War I peace agreement between the United States and Germany.
1921
      
Treaty of Kars
Friendship treaty between Turkey and the Soviet governments of the Transcaucasian Republics.
1921
      
Treaty of Moscow
A friendship treaty between the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (TBMM) and the Bolshevik government of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic.
Rocky Graziano
   was born on   
January 1, 1921
Rocco Barbella, fighter and actor
John Logan
   was born on   
January 1, 1921
Basketball
Charles Keck
   created the sculpture   
Lewis and Clark Memorial, 1921
1921
   is birth year of   
Imbrie
Andrew, d. 2007
1921
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Broomspun
Frank Coltiletti on board -- Trainer James G. Rowe, Sr. -- Harry P. Whitney -- 1:54.20
1921
   winner was   
Grey Lag
Earl Sande up, Trainer: Sam Hildreth, Owner: Rancocas Stable -- 2:16.80
1921
   was won by   
William B. Mcinnes
For the painting 'Desbrowe Annear'
1921
   was won by   
Bohernore
Archie Wills
Toronto Argonauts
   won the Grey Cup in   
1921
Toronto Argonauts defeated Edmonton Eskimos 23-0 at Varsity Stadium in Toronto, Ontario on December 3, 1921
1921
   the winner was the   
Ottawa Senators
March 4, 1921
   the oath was recited by   
Warren G. Harding
East Portico, U.S. Capitol by Edward D. White, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
1921
   was the year   
Hirohito Became Ruler of Japan
Edward F. Cline & Buster Keaton
   directed   
The 'High Sign' (1921)
Leon Allen Goslin (1921-38)
   had the nickname   
"Goose"
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)
   starred   
Rudolph Valentino, Alice Terry and Pomeroy Cannon
IMDB rating 8.2/10. Director: Rex Ingram. Rudolph Valentino's first starring role in a film. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 2005.






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