Historical Events In 1921
Thursday, 26 May 2022
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 James Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry) in the year 1921.
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 On this day in history nY Yankee Babe Ruth hits then record 59th HR
Oct 03 In the year 1921 ray Lindwall, cricketer (Australian fast bowler & St George full-back)
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) on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1921 "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) in the year 1921.
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 In the year 1921 nY Giants beat NY Yankees, 5 games to 3 in 18th World Series
Oct 13 The birth of Yves Montand, French actor and singer in the year 1921.
Oct 15 On this day in history angelica Rozeanu, Romanian table tennis player (World Champ 1950-55)
Oct 15 On this day in history mario Puzo, novelist (The Godfather) born
Oct 16 On this day in history babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
Oct 16 Linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance) in the year 1921.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1921 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 Portuguese Prime Minister António Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup in the year 1921.
Oct 20 In the year 1921 hans Warren, Dutch writer/poet/critic (Secret Diary)