What Happened on May 21, 1920

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Mexican President Venustiano Carranza is executed by army generals after fleeing an armed rebellion in Mexico

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Steel, actor (Malta Story, Wooden Horse), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Venustiano Carranza, Mexican President (1917-1920), executed by army generals after his decision that the next President be a civilian (61)