What Happened on May 21, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Britain begins "Summer Time" (daylight saving time)

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Robbins, American author (Moneychangers, Carpetbaggers, Betsy), born in NYC, New York
  • Joseph Janni, producer
  • Leonard Manasseh, architect
  • Tinus Osendarp, Dutch runner (d. 2002)