On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Astor Piazzolla, Argentinian banodeonist, and composer (Tango Nuevo), born in Mar del Plata, Argentina (d. 1992)
  • F. M. Busby, American sci-fi author (Star Rebel)
  • Frank Harary, American mathematician (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Sherburne Wesley Burnham, American astronomer (binary stars), dies at 83
1921 Highlights

About March 11, 1921

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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