On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1916

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • HMHS Britannic sinks in the Aegean Sea after a mine explodes, killing 30 people

Famous Birthdays

  • Esmond Kentish, cricketer (WI fast bowler in 2 Tests 1948 & 1954)
  • Sid Luckman, NFL quarterback (Chicago Bears)

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Jozef I, King of Austria/Hungary, dies