On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1921

Historical Events

  • The Iraqi Army is formed

Famous Birthdays

  • Cary Middlecoff, American golfer (US Open 1949, 56; US Masters 1955), born in Halls, Tennessee (d. 1998)
  • Lou Harris, American pollster (Lou Harris Poll), born in New Haven, Connecticut (d. 2016)
1921 Highlights

About January 6, 1921

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn