Historical Events In 1921
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Sep 30 On this day in history deborah Kerr, Helensburg Scotland, actress (King & I, Night of Iguana)
Sep 30 In the year 1921 oskar Panizza, writer, dies at 77
Oct 01 On this day in history james Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry)
Oct 01 WJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting in the year 1921.
Oct 02 A Scott Crossfield, US Test pilot (XS-1) on this day in history.
Oct 02 NY Yankee Babe Ruth hits then record 59th HR in the year 1921.
Oct 03 Ray Lindwall, cricketer (Australian fast bowler & St George full-back) on this day in history.
Oct 04 League of Nations refuses to assist starving Russians in the year 1921.
Oct 05 On this day in history 1st World Series radio broadcast, Yanks beat Giants 3-0
Oct 05 Bill Willis, AAFC, NFL guard (Cleveland Browns) in the year 1921.
Oct 05 Present constitution of Liechtenstein comes into effect in the year 1921.
Oct 06 Century Theater opens at 7th Ave & 59th St NYC (demolished 1962) in the year 1921.
Oct 07 In the year 1921 john Arthur Giles Gere, English art historian (Pre-Raphaelite painter)
Oct 08 In the year 1921 abraham Sarmiento, Filipino Supreme Court jurist
Oct 09 On this day in history babe Ruth's 1st WS homer; only Sunday game ever pitched by Carl Mays
Oct 10 On this day in history "Boy" [FHP] Trip, Dutch minister
Oct 10 NFL Decatur Staleys become Chicago Staleys, win 14-10 in the year 1921.
Oct 12 Jaroslav Drobny, Czech, hockey (Oly-gold-1948), tennis (Wimb-1954) on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history the birth of Kenneth Griffith, Writer, actor and documentary film maker
Oct 13 Harper MacKay, Boston Mass, orch leader (NBC Follies) in the year 1921.
Oct 13 NY Giants beat NY Yankees, 5 games to 3 in 18th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 13 The birth of Yves Montand, French actor and singer on this day in history.
Oct 15 On this day in history angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55)
Oct 15 In the year 1921 mario Puzo, novelist (The Godfather) born
Oct 16 Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series on this day in history.
Oct 16 Linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance) in the year 1921.
Oct 17 Belgium's public library law goes into force on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1921 george Mackey Brown, poet
Oct 17 In the year 1921 katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna), dies at 45
Oct 18 In the year 1921 jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- )
Oct 19 Antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered in the year 1921.
Oct 19 On this day in history george Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats)
Oct 19 In the year 1921 portuguese Prime Minister António Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup.
Oct 20 On this day in history hans Warren, Dutch writer/poet/critic (Secret Diary)