On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1921

Historical Events

Sports History

53rd Belmont: Earl Sande riding Grey Lag wins in 2:16.8

  • Brazil adopts women's suffrage

Famous Birthdays

  • Beatrice "Fiet" van Ommeren-Samson, Suriname writer, born in Paramaribo, Suriname (d. 2012)
  • Michael Meyer, English novelist and translator, born in London (d. 2000)
1921 Highlights

About June 11, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini