On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st night football game, Philadelphia Athletics beats Kanaweola AC, 39-0
  • Baseball's Philadelphia Athletics & Phillies form pro football teams, joining Pitts Stars in 1st attempt at a National Football League
  • The Canadian government appoints a commission to consider revising, classifying, and consolidating the many public statutes passed over the years

Famous Birthdays

  • Foster Hewitt, Canadian radio pioneer (d. 1985)
  • Michail A Suslov, Russian party ideologist [OS=Nov 8]