Historical Events In 1921
Monday, 14 October 2019
Sep 30 Deborah Kerr, Helensburg Scotland, actress (King & I, Night of Iguana) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history a Scott Crossfield, US Test pilot (XS-1)
Oct 02 In the year 1921 nY Yankee Babe Ruth hits then record 59th HR
Oct 03 Ray Lindwall, cricketer (Australian fast bowler & St George full-back) in the year 1921.
Oct 04 In the year 1921 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 Bill Willis, AAFC, NFL guard (Cleveland Browns) in the year 1921.
Oct 05 On this day in history present constitution of Liechtenstein comes into effect
Oct 06 On this day in history 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 On this day in history abraham Sarmiento, Filipino Supreme Court jurist
Oct 09 Babe Ruth's 1st WS homer; only Sunday game ever pitched by Carl Mays in the year 1921.
Oct 10 "Boy" [FHP] Trip, Dutch minister on this day in history.
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 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) 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 On this day in history the birth of Yves Montand, French actor and singer
Oct 15 In the year 1921 angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55)
Oct 15 Mario Puzo, novelist (The Godfather) born on this day in history.
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 Katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna), dies at 45 in the year 1921.
Oct 18 In the year 1921 jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- )
Oct 19 In the year 1921 antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered
Oct 19 George Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats) in the year 1921.
Oct 19 On this day in history portuguese Prime Minister António Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup.
Oct 20 Hans Warren, Dutch writer/poet/critic (Secret Diary) on this day in history.