On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Opel manufactures its first automobile

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Tcherepnin, pianist and composer, born in St Petersburg, Russia (d. 1977)
  • Lido Manetti [Arnold Kent], Italian-born American actor (Quo Vardis), born in Florence (d. 1928)