On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1898

Historical Events

  • US captures Guam from Spain during the Spanish–American War

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald C. Peattie, American botanist and writer, born in Chicago (d. 1964)
1898 Highlights

About June 21, 1898

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer