On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1912

Famous Birthdays

  • Eve Arnold, photojournalist (Marilyn Monroe) (d. 2012), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Feike Asma, Dutch organist and conductor, born in Den Helder, Amsterdam (d. 1984)
  • Marcel Camus, French film director (Orfeu Negro), born in Chappes, France (d. 1982)
1912 Highlights

About April 21, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus