What Happened on October 16, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Babe Ruth, Bob Meusel, & Bill Piercy defy Landis ban on World Series
  • Jim Conzelman takes over as coach of Rock Island Independents from Frank Coughlin-only mid-game coaching change in NFL history

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Batts, San Anttonio, TX, MLB catcher (Red Sox), (d. 2013)
  • Michael Conrad, Washington Hgts NY, actor (Delvecchio, Hill St Blues)