On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1921

Historical Events

  • Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras & El Salvador sign Pact of Union

Famous Birthdays

  • "Billy Batts" Devino, American gangster (d. 1970)
  • Patricia Highsmith [Plangman], US/Swiss writer (Strangers on a Train)

Famous Deaths

  • William Gunn, English cricket batsman (11 Tests) and soccer winger (2 caps), dies at 62
1921 Highlights

About January 19, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn