On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Friedrich D├╝rrenmatt, Swiss playwright and novelist (The Physicists, The Visit), born in Konolfingen, Switzerland (d. 1990)
  • Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, born in Berg Castle, Luxembourg
1921 Highlights

About January 5, 1921

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

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn