On This Day

What Happened in 1921

Historical Events

  • Jan 20 Republic of Turkey declared out of remnants of Ottoman Empire
  • Mar 3 Toronto's Dr Banting & Dr Best announce discovery of insulin

1921 in Film & TV

Did You Know?

Perfume Chanel No. 5 released by fashion designer Coco Chanel

On May 5, 1921

Would You Believe?

Police in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, issue an edict requiring Women to wear skirts at least 4 inches below the knee

On March 6, 1921

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