On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1921

Historical Events

  • Soviet Russia signs a treaty with Mongolia, temporarily supporting the new government against China and Japanese incursions

Famous Birthdays

  • Fawzia Fuad, Egyptian princess who became Queen of Iran as the first wife of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, born in Ras el-Tin Palace, Alexandria, Sultanate of Egypt (d. 2013)
  • Gy├Ârgy Cziffra, Hungarian-French pianist (Chopin/Liszt), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1994)
1921 Highlights

About November 5, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio