On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1921

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDmitri Polyakov

Dmitri Polyakov, Soviet Major General and spy for the CIA, born in Ukraine (d. 1988)

Soviet General and Cold War Spy Dmitri Polyakov
Soviet General and Cold War Spy
Dmitri Polyakov

Person of interestNancy Reagan

Nancy Reagan [Anne Frances Robbins], US First Lady (1981-89), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)

US First Lady Nancy Reagan
US First Lady
Nancy Reagan

1921 Highlights

About July 6, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer