What Happened on August 13, 1921

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Simon Kaufman & Marc Connelly's comedic play "Dulcy" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy McCracklin [Walker], American R&B pianist, and composer ("The Walk"; "Tramp"), born in Elaine, Arkansas (d. 2012)
  • Louis Frémaux, French conductor (Monte-Carlo Philharmonic, 1956-65; City of Birmingham Symphony, 1969-78; Sydney Symphony, 1979-82), born in Aire-sur-la-Lys, France (d. 2017)
Born in 1921
1921 Highlights

About August 13, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo