On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1921

Historical Events

  • Biding its time, Soviet Russia agrees to independence for the Crimea
  • Charles Strite granted US patent #1,394,450 for his invention, the automatic pop-up toaster

Famous Birthdays

  • Jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- )

Famous Deaths

  • King Ludwig III of Bavaria (b. 1845)
1921 Highlights

About October 18, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra