March 12, 1921 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


Conference meetingConference of Interest

Cairo Conference begins, British meeting to determine Middle Eastern policies, Gertrude Bell and T. E. Lawrence attend

Archaeologist and Writer Gertrude Bell
Archaeologist and Writer
Gertrude Bell
Soldier and Writer T. E. Lawrence
Soldier and Writer
T. E. Lawrence

Birthdays in History

  • Max de Metz, Dutch publisher/translator
  • Ülo Jõgi, Estonian freedom fighter (d. 2007)

Deaths in History

  • Giovanni Agnelli, Italian industrialist and CEO (Fiat Automakers), dies at 81
  • Isabella Caroline Somerset, British philanthropist, temperance leader and campaigner for women's rights, dies at 69