On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Gunn MacRae, sociologist, born in Glasgow (d. 1997)
  • Janine Sutto, French-Canadian actress and comedian (Guide de la petite vengeance), born in Paris, France (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Tony Jackson, American ragtime pianist and singer-songwriter (Pretty Baby), dies of cirrhosis of the liver at 38
1921 Highlights

About April 20, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus