On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1902

Famous Birthdays

  • Allen Lane, English publisher and founder of Penguin Books, born in Bristol, England (d. 1970)

Person of interestHowie Morenz

Howie Morenz, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame center (Montreal Canadiens, 3-time Stanley Cup winner), born in Mitchell, Ontario (d. 1937)

NHL Star Howie Morenz
NHL Star
Howie Morenz
  • Ilmari Salminen, Finnish athlete (Olympic gold 10,000m 1936), born in Elimäki, Finland (d. 1986)
1902 Highlights

About September 21, 1902

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo