On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Momsen, American inventor (submarine rescue device), born in Flushing, New York (d. 1967)
  • Dorothy Stickney, American actress (And So They Were Married), born in Dickinson, North Dakota (d. 1998)
1896 Highlights

About June 21, 1896

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer