On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1921

Historical Events

  • National Birth Control League & Voluntary Parenthood League merge as American Birth Control League

Famous Birthdays

  • Ilse Aichinger, Austrian writer (Die größere Hoffnung), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2016)
  • Jan Tausinger, Romanian-Czech violist and composer, born in Piatra Neamţ, Romania (d. 1980)
  • John W. Peterson, American hymn writer ("It Took a Miracle"), publisher and editor (Singspiration), born in Lindsborg, Kansas (d. 2006)
1921 Highlights

About November 1, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 100 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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