On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1906

Historical Events

  • Louis H Perlman patents a demountable tire carrying rim for cars
  • The US and Mexico sign an agreement over distribution of the waters of the Rio Grande, increasingly diverted to the US for irrigation

Famous Birthdays

  • Keith Rigg, cricketer (Australian Test batsman in the thirties)
1906 Highlights

About May 21, 1906

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 114 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini