On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1924

Historical Events


AgreementContract of Interest

British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin cancels Labour contract with USSR

British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin
British Prime Minister
Stanley Baldwin

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Tolkien, British author and son of J. R. R. Tolkien, born in Leeds, England (d. 2020)
  • Joseph Campanella, American character actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), born in NYC, New York (d. 2018)
  • Milka Planinc, Prime Minister of Yugoslavia (1982-86), born in Drni┼í, Yugoslavia (d. 2010)

Famous Deaths

  • Florence Harding, American First Lady (b. 1860)
1924 Highlights

About November 21, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 95 years and 11 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio