What Happened on December 21, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Music releaseTheater Premiere

Gerhart Hauptmann's play "Michael Kramer" premieres in Berlin

Dramatist, Author and Nobel Laureate Gerhart Hauptmann
Dramatist, Author and Nobel Laureate
Gerhart Hauptmann


Famous Birthdays

  • Oda Schaefer, German writer & journalist (Die Windharfe, Ladies Only), born in Wilmersdorf, Berlin
  • Vsevolod Vishnevsky, Russian playwright and journalist, born in Saint Petersburg (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Wolcott, American political figure, 39th Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1847)