On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Les Jackson, English cricket fast bowler (2 Tests, 7 wickets; Derbyshire), born in Whitwell, England (d. 2007)
  • Patricia Ford, Lady Fisher, Irish politician and founder (British Women Caring Trust), born in Donaghadee, County Down, Ireland (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Alphonsus J M Diepenbrock, Dutch composer (Missa), dies at 58
1921 Highlights

About April 5, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 99 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries