What Happened on November 23, 1921

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Warren G. Harding signs Willis Campell Act (anti-beer bill) forbidding doctors prescribing beer or liquor for medicinal purposes

Famous Birthdays

  • Ferdinando "Fred" Buscaglione, Italian singer and actor, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1960)
  • Hein Roethof, Dutch journalist and politician (PvdA)
  • Jack Marshall, American jazz and session guitarist, film and television composer, arranger, and record producer (Capitol Records), born in El Dorado, Kansas (d. 1973)
1921 Highlights

About November 23, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 101 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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