On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1921

Historical Events

  • Former Hungarian King Karl stages a second attempted coup and is arrested
  • Tuschinski Theater opens in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Jarmil Burghauser, composer
  • Sir Malcolm Arnold, British trumpeter, and classical and film score composer (The Bridge On The River Kwai), born in Northampton, England (d. 2006)
1921 Highlights

About October 21, 1921

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 99 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra