What Happened on August 7, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Cyclist Piet Moeskops becomes world champ sprinter

Famous Birthdays

  • Karel Husa, Prague Czechoslovakia, composer (Trojan Women)
  • M J bin Gorion, writer
  • Manitas de Plata, Gypsy guitarist

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander A Block, Russian poet (Dvenatsat), dies at 40