On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1919

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

J. Edgar Hoover deports anarchists/feminist Emma Goldman to Russia

First Director of the FBI J. Edgar Hoover
First Director of the FBI
J. Edgar Hoover

Famous Birthdays

  • Gert Fredriksson, Swedish canoeist (6 Olympic gold 1948, 52, 56, 60), born in Nyk√∂ping, Sweden (d. 2006)
1919 Highlights

About December 21, 1919

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius