Historical Events In 1921
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Sep 30 Deborah Kerr, Helensburg Scotland, actress (King & I, Night of Iguana) in the year 1921.
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 On this day in history league of Nations refuses to assist starving Russians
Oct 05 1st World Series radio broadcast, Yanks beat Giants 3-0 in the year 1921.
Oct 05 On this day in history bill Willis, AAFC, NFL guard (Cleveland Browns)
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 Abraham Sarmiento, Filipino Supreme Court jurist on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1921 babe Ruth's 1st WS homer; only Sunday game ever pitched by Carl Mays
Oct 10 In the year 1921 "Boy" [FHP] Trip, Dutch minister
Oct 10 NFL Decatur Staleys become Chicago Staleys, win 14-10 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Jaroslav Drobny, Czech, hockey (Oly-gold-1948), tennis (Wimb-1954) in the year 1921.
Oct 12 In the year 1921 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 in the year 1921.
Oct 15 Angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55) in the year 1921.
Oct 15 Mario Puzo, novelist (The Godfather) born in the year 1921.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history belgium's public library law goes into force
Oct 17 George Mackey Brown, poet in the year 1921.
Oct 17 Katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna), dies at 45 in the year 1921.
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 George Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats) on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history 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)