On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Hal Newhouser, American baseball player (d. 1998)
  • John Harrison, British vice admiral/surgeon
  • John Marchi, US Senator (Rep-R-NY)
  • Wolfgang Borchert, German writer, born in Hamburg (d. 1947)
1921 Highlights

About May 20, 1921

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus