1921

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
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1921 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1921
MCMXXI
Ab urbe condita 2674
Armenian calendar 1370
ԹՎ ՌՅՀ
Assyrian calendar 6671
Bahá'í calendar 77–78
Balinese saka calendar 1842–1843
Bengali calendar 1328
Berber calendar 2871
British Regnal year 11 Geo. 5 – 12 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2465
Burmese calendar 1283
Byzantine calendar 7429–7430
Chinese calendar 庚申(Metal Monkey)
4617 or 4557
    — to —
辛酉年 (Metal Rooster)
4618 or 4558
Coptic calendar 1637–1638
Discordian calendar 3087
Ethiopian calendar 1913–1914
Hebrew calendar 5681–5682
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1977–1978
 - Shaka Samvat 1842–1843
 - Kali Yuga 5021–5022
Holocene calendar 11921
Igbo calendar 921–922
Iranian calendar 1299–1300
Islamic calendar 1339–1340
Japanese calendar Taishō 10
(大正10年)
Javanese calendar 1851–1852
Juche calendar 10
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4254
Minguo calendar ROC 10
民國10年
Nanakshahi calendar 453
Thai solar calendar 2463–2464
Tibetan calendar 阳金猴年
(male Iron-Monkey)
2047 or 1666 or 894
    — to —
阴金鸡年
(female Iron-Rooster)
2048 or 1667 or 895

1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1921st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 921st year of the 2nd millennium, the 21st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1920s decade. As of the start of 1921, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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December 29: William Lyon Mackenzie King becomes the 10th Prime Minister of Canada

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  • Kate Tyrrell, Irish sailor and shipping company owner, captain of the Denbighshire Lass (b. 1863)

Nobel Prizes

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References

  1. ^ Staff (3 July 1921). "Harding Ends War; Signs Peace Decree at Senator's Home. Thirty Persons Witness Momentous Act in Frelinghuysen Living Room at Raritan". The New York Times. 
  2. ^ Driggs, Laurence La Tourette (September 7, 1921). "The Fall of the Airship". The Outlook. New York. 129: 14–15. Retrieved 2009-07-30. 
  3. ^ "Weimar Germany 1919-1933". Historyhome.co.uk. 2011-01-05. Retrieved 2013-03-19. 

Sources

  • New International Year Book: 1921 (1922) online edition
  • 1921 Aviation Comes North- NWT Historical Timeline- A Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre Online Exhibit
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