On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Agnes Keleti, Hungarian gymnast (Olympic gold 1952, 56), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • Arthur Hertzberg, American Jewish scholar (d. 2006)
  • Forrest Bird, American aviator and inventor (1st respirators and ventilators), born in Stoughton, Massachusetts (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Luis MarĂ­a Drago, Argentine statesman and author of Drago Doctrine, dies at 62
1921 Highlights

About June 9, 1921

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini