Historical Events In 1921
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
May 29 On this day in history clifton James, NYC, actor (Buster & Billie, David & Lisa)
May 30 On this day in history lord Dunsany's "If," premieres in London
May 30 In the year 1921 memorial to Captain Eddie Grant, killed in WWI, unveiled at Polo Grounds
May 30 On this day in history salzburg Austria votes to join Germany
May 31 On this day in history alida Valli, Pola Italy, actress (Miracle of the Bells, 3rd Man)
May 31 Suffy McInnis (1st base) begins an errorless string of 1,700 in the year 1921.
Jun 01 On this day in history nelson Riddle, Oradell NJ, musical conductor (Batman, Frank Sinatra)
Jun 01 In the year 1921 race riot in Tulsa Okla (21 whites & 60 blacks killed)
Jun 01 In the year 1921 race riot in Tusla Okla (21 whites & 60 blacks killed)
Jun 02 Alexander Salkind, producer (Superman) in the year 1921.
Jun 03 In the year 1921 a sudden cloudburst kills 120 near Pikes Peak, Colorado
Jun 03 Forbes Carlile, Australian athlete on this day in history.
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 Georges Feydeau, French playwright (Chat and Poche), dies at 58 in the year 1921.
Jun 05 Lancelot Pierre, cricketer (1 Test WI v England 1948, 0-28) on this day in history.
Jun 06 Detroit Stars' Bill Gatewood pitches the 1st no-hitter in Negro League history, defeating the Cuban Stars 4-0 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1921 alexis Smith, Penticton BC Canada, actress (Jessica-Dallas, Follies)
Jun 08 On this day in history babe Ruth arrested for speeding, fined $100, & held in jail until 4 PM
Jun 09 In the year 1921 agnes Keleti, Hungary, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1952, 56)
Jun 10 Babe Ruth becomes all time HR champ with #120 (Gavvy Cravath) in the year 1921.
Jun 10 Philip Mountbatten, Greece, Duke of Edinburgh/Prince, Mr Elizabeth II in the year 1921.
Jun 11 53rd Belmont: Earl Sande aboard Grey Lag wins in 2:16.8 on this day in history.
Jun 11 Beatrice "Fiet" van Ommeren-Samson, Suriname writer in the year 1921.
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 In the year 1921 bessie Coleman reaches France as US 1st black pilot
Jun 15 Erroll Garner, US, jazz pianist (Misty) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history lord Perry of Walton, SDP/vice chancellor (Open University England)
Jun 18 In the year 1921 eduardo Acevedo Diaz, Uruguay writer (Nativa, Lanza y Sable), dies
Jun 19 Allan Davis, (mayor-London) in the year 1921.
Jun 19 In the year 1921 census in Great-Britain
Jun 19 Ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota), dies at 33 on this day in history.