Historical Events In 1921
Tuesday, 25 February 2020
May 29 In the year 1921 clifton James, NYC, actor (Buster & Billie, David & Lisa)
May 30 In the year 1921 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 Alida Valli, Pola Italy, actress (Miracle of the Bells, 3rd Man) in the year 1921.
May 31 Suffy McInnis (1st base) begins an errorless string of 1,700 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1921 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 in the year 1921.
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 Nina Vyroubova, Russ/French ballerina (Pavlova-prize 1957) on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history georges Feydeau, French playwright (Chat and Poche), dies at 58
Jun 05 Lancelot Pierre, cricketer (1 Test WI v England 1948, 0-28) in the year 1921.
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 Alexis Smith, Penticton BC Canada, actress (Jessica-Dallas, Follies) on this day in history.
Jun 08 Babe Ruth arrested for speeding, fined $100, & held in jail until 4 PM in the year 1921.
Jun 09 Agnes Keleti, Hungary, gymnist (Olympic-gold-1952, 56) on this day in history.
Jun 10 Babe Ruth becomes all time HR champ with #120 (Gavvy Cravath) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1921.
Jun 11 On this day in history beatrice "Fiet" van Ommeren-Samson, Suriname writer
Jun 12 H C Artmann, writer in the year 1921.
Jun 13 Yanks' pitcher Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs beating Tigers 11-8 in the year 1921.
Jun 14 Gene Barry, NYC, actor (Bat Masterson, Name of the Game, Burke's Law) on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1921 bessie Coleman reaches France as US 1st black pilot
Jun 15 In the year 1921 erroll Garner, US, jazz pianist (Misty)
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) on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history census in Great-Britain
Jun 19 In the year 1921 ramon Lopez Velarde, Mexican poet (La Sangre Devota), dies at 33