On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh Neill, British businessman and Army officer, Lord-Lieutenant (South Yorkshire), born in Sheffield, Yorkshire
  • Sam Loxton, Australian cricket batsman (12 Tests, top score 101; National team selector 1970-81), born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • John Burroughs, American writer and nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake), dies at 83
1921 Highlights

About March 29, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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