Historical Events In 1921
Friday, 24 May 2019
Sep 30 On this day in history deborah Kerr, Helensburg Scotland, actress (King & I, Night of Iguana)
Sep 30 Oskar Panizza, writer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1921 james Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry)
Oct 01 On this day in history wJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting
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 In the year 1921 league of Nations refuses to assist starving Russians
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 In the year 1921 century Theater opens at 7th Ave & 59th St NYC (demolished 1962)
Oct 07 On this day in history john Arthur Giles Gere, English art historian (Pre-Raphaelite painter)
Oct 08 Abraham Sarmiento, Filipino Supreme Court jurist in the year 1921.
Oct 09 Babe Ruth's 1st WS homer; only Sunday game ever pitched by Carl Mays on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history "Boy" [FHP] Trip, Dutch minister
Oct 10 In the year 1921 nFL Decatur Staleys become Chicago Staleys, win 14-10
Oct 12 Jaroslav Drobny, Czech, hockey (Oly-gold-1948), tennis (Wimb-1954) in the year 1921.
Oct 12 The birth of Kenneth Griffith, Writer, actor and documentary film maker on this day in history.
Oct 13 Harper MacKay, Boston Mass, orch leader (NBC Follies) on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1921 nY Giants beat NY Yankees, 5 games to 3 in 18th World Series
Oct 13 In the year 1921 the birth of Yves Montand, French actor and singer
Oct 15 Angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55) on this day in history.
Oct 15 Mario Puzo, novelist (The Godfather) born in the year 1921.
Oct 16 On this day in history babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
Oct 16 On this day in history linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)
Oct 17 Belgium's public library law goes into force on this day in history.
Oct 17 George Mackey Brown, poet on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1921 katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna), dies at 45
Oct 18 On this day in history jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- )
Oct 19 Antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1921 george Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats)
Oct 19 On this day in history portuguese Prime Minister António Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup.
Oct 20 In the year 1921 hans Warren, Dutch writer/poet/critic (Secret Diary)