On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Wanzer, American basketball guard (NBA All-Star 1952–56; Rochester Royals) and coach (NBA All-Star Game 1957), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • Nina Vyroubova, Russian-French ballerina (Pavlova-prize 1957), born in Gurzuf, Crimea, Ukrainian S.S.R. (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Heinrich E Albers-Schoenberg, German x-ray experimenter, dies at 56
1921 Highlights

About June 4, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini