On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1881

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American Red Cross founded by Clara Barton

Pioneering Nurse and Humanitarian Clara Barton
Pioneering Nurse and Humanitarian
Clara Barton
  • US National Lawn Tennis Association is established in NYC, New York
1881 Highlights

About May 21, 1881

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini