On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Dusty Hughers, English playwright, born in Boston, Lincolnshire
  • Fritz Geissler, German composer, born in Wurzen, Saxony (d. 1984)
  • John Hendricks, American lyricist and singer (Lambert, Hendricks & Ross), born in Newark, Ohio (d. 2017)
  • William Johnston, Chaplain to Queen of Scotland, born in Edinburgh (d. 2005)
1921 Highlights

About September 16, 1921

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo