On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1909

Historical Events

  • John Galsworthy's "Strife" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • George G F van Renesse, Dutch pianist/music director
  • Hans Erni, Swiss painter and sculptor, born in Lucerne, Switzerland (d. 2015)
  • Helen O Dickens [Henderson], American physician/gynaecologist
1909 Highlights

About February 21, 1909

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces