On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1921

Historical Events

  • Danish composer Rued Langgaard's "Music of the Spheres" (Sfærernes Musik) premieres at Konzerthaus in Karlsruhe, Germany; it is not performed in Denmark until 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Françoise Gilot, French painter, designer, and author (Life with Picasso), born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
  • Verghese Kurien, Indian engineer (billion-litre idea), born in Calicut, India (d. 2012)
1921 Highlights

About November 26, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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