What Happened on August 23, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Austria and the US formally end war; the US does the same with Germany on the 25th, and Hungary on the 29th
  • British declare a truce with Irish Nationalists Sinn Fein

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenneth Arrow, American economist, Bank of Sweden Prize winner
  • Sam Cook, cricketer (England slow left-armer in only Test)