On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Sir Wilson Harris, Guyanese author (Palace of the Peacock:; Jonestown; The Ghost of Memory), born in New Amsterdam, British Guiana (d. 2018)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Comedian Oliver Hardy (29) marries actress Myrtle Reeves (24)

Comic Actor Oliver Hardy
Comic Actor
Oliver Hardy

Famous Deaths

  • Déodat de Séverac, French composer (Cerdaña), dies at 48
  • James Cardinal Gibbons, Archbishop of Baltimore, dies at 86
1921 Highlights

About March 24, 1921

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries