What Happened on July 21, 1899

Famous Birthdays

Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961)

American author (The Old Man and the Sea, Nobel Prize for Literature -1954), born in Oak Park, Illinois

  • Hart Crane, American poet (The Bridge), born in Garrettsville, Ohio (d. 1932)
Born in 1899

Famous Deaths

  • Robert G. Ingersoll, American writer, orator and agnostic, dies at 65
1899 Highlights

About July 21, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer