On This Day

Events in History in 1921 (Part 2)

  • Dec 28 The beginning of the Rand Rebellion in Southern Africa; the rebellion started as a strike by white mineworkers on and became an open armed rebellion against the state

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Dec 29 Mackenzie King is sworn in as the 10th Prime Minister of Canada

10th Prime Minister of Canada Mackenzie King
10th Prime Minister of Canada
Mackenzie King
  • Dec 31 Last San Francisco firehorses retired