On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1934

Historical Events

  • Oskaloosa, Iowa, becomes first US city to fingerprint its citizens

Famous Birthdays

  • Bengt I. Samuelsson, Swedish biochemist, Nobel laureate
  • Phillip King, British sculptor
1934 Highlights

About May 21, 1934

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini