May 21, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

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

Birthdays in History

  • Harold Robbins, American author (Moneychangers, Carpetbaggers, Betsy), born in NYC, New York
  • Joseph Janni, producer
  • Leonard Manasseh, British architect (Rutherford School), born in Singapore (d. 2017)