On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1921

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Eleftherios Venizelos becomes Prime Minister of Greece (4th time)

Greek Prime Minister Eleftherios Venizelos
Greek Prime Minister
Eleftherios Venizelos

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Scavullo, American celebrity photographer, born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2004)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Politician Elpidio Quirino (30) weds girlfriend Alicia Syquia

6th President of the Philippines Elpidio Quirino
6th President of the Philippines
Elpidio Quirino

1921 Highlights

About January 16, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn