On This Day

What Happened on May 16, 1921

Historical Events

  • 46th Preakness: F Coltiletti aboard Broomspun wins in 1:54.2

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Carey Jr, American actor (Back to the Future Part III, Gremlins), born in Saugus, California (d. 2012)
  • Robert Croften Brown, politician
1921 Highlights

About May 16, 1921

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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