Historical Events In 1921
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Sep 30 On this day in history deborah Kerr, Helensburg Scotland, actress (King & I, Night of Iguana)
Sep 30 Oskar Panizza, writer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history james Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry)
Oct 01 In the year 1921 wJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting
Oct 02 A Scott Crossfield, US Test pilot (XS-1) in the year 1921.
Oct 02 NY Yankee Babe Ruth hits then record 59th HR in the year 1921.
Oct 03 On this day in history ray Lindwall, cricketer (Australian fast bowler & St George full-back)
Oct 04 On this day in history league of Nations refuses to assist starving Russians
Oct 05 In the year 1921 1st World Series radio broadcast, Yanks beat Giants 3-0
Oct 05 Bill Willis, AAFC, NFL guard (Cleveland Browns) in the year 1921.
Oct 05 In the year 1921 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 John Arthur Giles Gere, English art historian (Pre-Raphaelite painter) in the year 1921.
Oct 08 In the year 1921 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 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 On this day in history the birth of Kenneth Griffith, Writer, actor and documentary film maker
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 in the year 1921.
Oct 13 In the year 1921 the birth of Yves Montand, French actor and singer
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 In the year 1921 babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
Oct 16 On this day in history linda Darnell, Dallas, Tx, actress (Unfaithfully Yours, 2nd Chance)
Oct 17 Belgium's public library law goes into force on this day in history.
Oct 17 George Mackey Brown, poet on this day in history.
Oct 17 Katherine Griffith, actress (Pollyanna), dies at 45 in the year 1921.
Oct 18 Jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- ) on this day in history.
Oct 19 Antonio Granjo, premier (Portugal), murdered on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1921 george Nader, Pasadena Calif, actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats)
Oct 19 On this day in history portuguese Prime Minister AntÃ³nio Granjo and other politicians are murdered in a Lisbon coup.
Oct 20 On this day in history hans Warren, Dutch writer/poet/critic (Secret Diary)