Historical Events In 1921
Monday, 17 May 2021
Sep 30 In the year 1921 deborah Kerr, Helensburg Scotland, actress (King & I, Night of Iguana)
Sep 30 Oskar Panizza, writer, dies at 77 in the year 1921.
Oct 01 In the year 1921 james Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry)
Oct 01 In the year 1921 wJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting
Oct 02 A Scott Crossfield, US Test pilot (XS-1) in the year 1921.
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 In the year 1921 1st World Series radio broadcast, Yanks beat Giants 3-0
Oct 05 Bill Willis, AAFC, NFL guard (Cleveland Browns) on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1921 present constitution of Liechtenstein comes into effect
Oct 06 Century Theater opens at 7th Ave & 59th St NYC (demolished 1962) on this day in history.
Oct 07 John Arthur Giles Gere, English art historian (Pre-Raphaelite painter) on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1921 abraham Sarmiento, Filipino Supreme Court jurist
Oct 09 Babe Ruth's 1st WS homer; only Sunday game ever pitched by Carl Mays on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1921 "Boy" [FHP] Trip, Dutch minister
Oct 10 On this day in history nFL Decatur Staleys become Chicago Staleys, win 14-10
Oct 12 In the year 1921 jaroslav Drobny, Czech, hockey (Oly-gold-1948), tennis (Wimb-1954)
Oct 12 In the year 1921 the birth of Kenneth Griffith, Writer, actor and documentary film maker
Oct 13 In the year 1921 harper MacKay, Boston Mass, orch leader (NBC Follies)
Oct 13 NY Giants beat NY Yankees, 5 games to 3 in 18th World Series in the year 1921.
Oct 13 On this day in history the birth of Yves Montand, French actor and singer
Oct 15 Angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55) in the year 1921.
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 in the year 1921.
Oct 16 In the year 1921 linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)
Oct 17 On this day in history belgium's public library law goes into force
Oct 17 On this day in history george Mackey Brown, poet
Oct 17 In the year 1921 katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna), dies at 45
Oct 18 Jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- ) on this day in history.
Oct 19 Antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered in the year 1921.
Oct 19 George Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats) on this day in history.
Oct 19 Portuguese Prime Minister António Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup on this day in history.
Oct 20 Hans Warren, Dutch writer/poet/critic (Secret Diary) on this day in history.