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Headlines From 1921 Events UK

Recipients love to read what was happening in the world on a date that has a special meaning to them, such as a birthday or anniversary, as it creates a fascinating connection with their past. A 1921 Newspaper offers the ultimate insight into 1921 news as it offers a true window into how the world once was, reported first hand from those living at that time. Birthday Newspapers offer a wonderful trip down memory lane, and the personal nature of this present will show that you have put a lot of thought into your gift.

Headlines From 1921 Events

Not only will your newspaper be a fantastic way to discover 1921 history but it will also be a treasured gift of high sentimental value. This is made even more special with the certificate of authenticity included with every 1921 newspaper, at no extra charge. This can be personalised with not only the recipients name and the occasion but also a personal message. Add the perfect finishing touch to this special gift with one of our many stunning presentation options, ranging from commemorative keepsake folders to beautifully crafted gift boxes.

These look great but will also help to store your 1921 newspaper so that it can be referred to and enjoyed for many years to come. Not just by the person receiving it but by future generations that will enjoy sharing trips down memory lane as the 1921 pictures, headlines and news reports bring back fond memories from the past.

Newspaper 1921 Article Coverage

Please see below for a breakdown of important events that happened in 1921 which are likely to be covered in your newspaper dependent on the date selected. If you're looking for specific 1921 news headlines then please feel free to contact our archivist team who are experts when it comes to researching old newspapers from this significant period of historical interest.

Date Event
January 20th 1921Usually equipped with steam turbines, British submarine HMS K5 sank with 57 crew members on board during Bay of Biscay exercises.
February 6th 1921Starring in and directing “The Kid”, Charlie Chaplin’s famous film is released, co-starring, Jackie Coogan.
February 12th 1921Soldier, author and British Prime Minster, Winston Churchill becomes the British Minster of Colonies.
March 23rd 1921Germany announces they’re unable to meet the Great War reparation payments.
April 2nd 1921Theoretical Physicist, Albert Einstein, lectures in New York city on his new “Theory of Relativity”.
April 7th 1921Father of Modern China, Sun Yat-sen, is elected President of China, though China remains divided into north and south due to rivalries of warlords.
May 27th 1921Afghanistan achieves sovereignty after 84 years of British control.
June 22nd 1921Runner nicknamed the “Flying Finn”, Paavo Nurmi, runs world record of 10,000m (30.40.2).
July 29th 1921Dictator of Nazi Germany, Adolf Hitler, becomes leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party.
September 21st 1921In Oppau, Germany, a storage silo at a BASF fertiliser producing plant explodes, with 500-600 killed.
November 4th 1921Hara Takahi, Japanese Prime Minster is assassinated in Tokyo.
December 6th 1921The Anglo-Irish Treaty is signed. Ireland gains dominion status; Northern Ireland is an outcome of the partition.
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A Newspaper From 1921

Shown as an example of papers printed at this time (click to enlarge).