On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1924

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestRobert Mugabe

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwean revolutionary, Prime Minister of Zimbabwe (1980-87) and 1st black President of Zimbabwe (1988-2017), born in Harare, Zimbabwe (d. 2019)

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe
Zimbabwean President
Robert Mugabe

Famous Deaths

  • Salvatore Auteri Manzocchi, composer, dies at 78
1924 Highlights

About February 21, 1924

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces