On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday

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
  • Joseph Campanella, American character actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), born in NYC, New York
  • Milka Planinc, Prime Minister of Yugoslavia (1982-86), born in Drni┼í, Yugoslavia (d. 2010)

Famous Deaths

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