What Happened on May 17, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Belgian and Luxembourg sign customs union

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Warren G. Harding opens (via telephone) 1st Valencia Orange Show

29th US President Warren G. Harding
29th US President
Warren G. Harding

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Merrill, American composer and lyricist (d. 1998)
  • Dennis Brain, french-hornist (Serenade), born in London, England
  • John Garlick, British senior civil servant