On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • David Farrar, English actor (Beat Girl, I Accuse, Watusi), born in Forest Gate, London (d. 1995)
  • M. M. Kaye, British writer (The Far Pavilions), born in Shimla, India (d. 2004)
1908 Highlights

About August 21, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo