Eliot wrote: "This is the way the world ends
not with a bang but a whimper"
"Dinah" and "Sweet Georgia Brown" were hit songs
Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington made their first recordings
Lawrence Welk started a new band
F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote The Great Gatsby
Adolph Hitler wrote Mein Kampf
The first working television set was produced by Charles Jenkins
Rogers Hornsby won the triple crown in baseball
Nellie Ross, of Wyoming, became the nation's first female governor
"Rin Tin Tin" and "The Phantom of the Opera" opened at movie theaters
40,000 KKKers marched in Washington, D.C.
Flagpole sitting became a national fad
Earl Wise invented the potato chip