What Happened on January 21, 1887

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) forms
  • Brisbane receives a daily rainfall of 465 millimetres (18.3 inches), a record for any Australian capital city.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Henry Ackley, composer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Georges Vezina, Chicoutimi Quebec, Canadian ice hockey goalie (Vezina Trophy)

NHL Goalie Georges Vezina
NHL Goalie
Georges Vezina