On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Derrick, British writer, born in Hungerford, Berkshire, England (d. 2007)
  • H. C. Artmann, Austrian writer, born in Vienna (d. 2000)
  • Hendrik Witteveen, Dutch economist, Minister of Finance (1963–65; 1967–71), born in Zeist, Netherlands
  • James Archibald Houston, Canadian author and filmmaker (Tikta'Liktak), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2005)
1921 Highlights

About June 12, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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