On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Alvin "Alvy" Moore, American comic actor (Green Acres, Scream, Intruder), born in Vincennes, Indiana (d. 1997)
  • George Henderson, Scottish priest (Bishop of Argyll and the Isles from 1977-92), born in Oban, Scotland (d. 1996)
  • Peter Hansen, American actor (General Hospital, The War of the Roses), born in Oakland, California (d. 2017)
1921 Highlights

About December 5, 1921

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius