On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1921

Historical Events

  • Germany announces it will be unable to meet its Great War reparation payments

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Campbell, English boat and land racer (world land and water records 1964; only person to complete in same year), born in Kingston upon Thames, England (d. 1967)
  • Ian Todd, pres (Royal College of Surgeons)
  • Wolfgang Altendorfer, writer
1921 Highlights

About March 23, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries