Historical Events In 1921
Wednesday, 17 July 2019
May 29 Clifton James, NYC, actor (Buster & Billie, David & Lisa) on this day in history.
May 30 Lord Dunsany's "If," premieres in London in the year 1921.
May 30 Memorial to Captain Eddie Grant, killed in WWI, unveiled at Polo Grounds on this day in history.
May 30 On this day in history salzburg Austria votes to join Germany
May 31 Alida Valli, Pola Italy, actress (Miracle of the Bells, 3rd Man) in the year 1921.
May 31 On this day in history suffy McInnis (1st base) begins an errorless string of 1,700
Jun 01 Nelson Riddle, Oradell NJ, musical conductor (Batman, Frank Sinatra) on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history race riot in Tulsa Okla (21 whites & 60 blacks killed)
Jun 01 On this day in history race riot in Tusla Okla (21 whites & 60 blacks killed)
Jun 02 On this day in history alexander Salkind, producer (Superman)
Jun 03 A sudden cloudburst kills 120 near Pikes Peak, Colorado on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1921 forbes Carlile, Australian athlete
Jun 04 In the year 1921 heinrich E Albers-Schoenberg, German x-ray experimenter, dies at 56
Jun 04 On this day in history nina Vyroubova, Russ/French ballerina (Pavlova-prize 1957)
Jun 05 In the year 1921 georges Feydeau, French playwright (Chat and Poche), dies at 58
Jun 05 Lancelot Pierre, cricketer (1 Test WI v England 1948, 0-28) on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1921 detroit Stars' Bill Gatewood pitches the 1st no-hitter in Negro League history, defeating the Cuban Stars 4-0
Jun 08 Alexis Smith, Penticton BC Canada, actress (Jessica-Dallas, Follies) on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1921 babe Ruth arrested for speeding, fined $100, & held in jail until 4 PM
Jun 09 Agnes Keleti, Hungary, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1952, 56) in the year 1921.
Jun 10 On this day in history babe Ruth becomes all time HR champ with #120 (Gavvy Cravath)
Jun 10 On this day in history philip Mountbatten, Greece, Duke of Edinburgh/Prince, Mr Elizabeth II
Jun 11 In the year 1921 53rd Belmont: Earl Sande aboard Grey Lag wins in 2:16.8
Jun 11 Beatrice "Fiet" van Ommeren-Samson, Suriname writer on this day in history.
Jun 12 H C Artmann, writer in the year 1921.
Jun 13 Yanks' pitcher Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs beating Tigers 11-8 on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1921 gene Barry, NYC, actor (Bat Masterson, Name of the Game, Burke's Law)
Jun 15 Bessie Coleman reaches France as US 1st black pilot on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1921 erroll Garner, US, jazz pianist (Misty)
Jun 16 Lord Perry of Walton, SDP/vice chancellor (Open University England) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Eduardo Acevedo Diaz, Uruguay writer (Nativa, Lanza y Sable), dies on this day in history.
Jun 19 Allan Davis, (mayor-London) in the year 1921.
Jun 19 Census in Great-Britain on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota), dies at 33