On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1921

Historical Events

  • Supreme Court rules labor injunctions & picketing unconstitutional

Famous Birthdays

  • Alicia Alonso, Cuban ballerina, founder of the National Ballet of Cuba, born in Havana, Cuba (d. 2019)
  • James Tye, British safety expert
  • Joan Dickson, British cellist and teacher, born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • P B S Pinchback, major Reconstruction politician, dies at 84
1921 Highlights

About December 21, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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