On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1921

Famous Deaths

  • Joel Asaph Allen, American zoologist (Allen's rule) and first curator of birds and mammals at the American Museum of Natural History, dies at 83
1921 Highlights

About August 29, 1921

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo