On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1921

Historical Events

  • Members of the Dail (parliament) swear allegiance to the Irish Republic at their first meeting, held at Dublin House

Famous Deaths

  • Peter I Karadjordjevic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1903-21), dies at 77
1921 Highlights

About August 16, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo