On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1916

Historical Events

  • Boston Rube Forster no-hits NY Yankees, 2-0
  • Mexican troops defeat US expeditionary force under Gen. Pershing

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Bamford, British manufacturer and multi-millionaire, born in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, England (d. 2001)
1916 Highlights

About June 21, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer