On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


IrelandAnglo-Irish Treaty

Anglo-Irish Treaty signed; Ireland receives dominion status; partition creates Northern Ireland
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Signature page of the Anglo-Irish Treaty
Signature page of the Anglo-Irish Treaty

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Mackenzie King, leader of the Labor Party and architect of a liberal coalition, is voted Prime Minister of Canada

10th Prime Minister of Canada Mackenzie King
10th Prime Minister of Canada
Mackenzie King

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestOtto Graham

Otto Graham, American NFL Quarterback (Cleveland Browns), born in Waukegan, Illinois (d. 2003)

NFL Quarterback Otto Graham
NFL Quarterback
Otto Graham
  • Piero Piccioni, Italian musician and composer (d. 2004)