On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Angelo Bertelli, American College Football Hall of Fame quarterback (Heisman Trophy 1943, National C'ship 1943, Notre Dame), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1999)
  • Wesley Lau, American actor (Lt Anderson-Perry Mason), born in Sheboygan, Wisconsin (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Eduardo Acevedo Díaz, Uruguayan writer (Nativa, Lanza y Sable), dies at 70
  • Herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Kantkennis), dies at 37
1921 Highlights

About June 18, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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