On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1921

Historical Events

  • The USSR signs treaties respecting the integrity of Persia and of Afghanistan

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Hutton [Elizabeth June Thornburg], American actress, dancer, singer and comedian (Greatest Show on Earth), born in Battle Creek, Michigan (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Menger, Austrian economist, dies at 81
1921 Highlights

About February 26, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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