On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1920

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Jerome Kern/BG DeSylva's musical "Sally" premieres in NYC

Broadway Composer Jerome Kern
Broadway Composer
Jerome Kern

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Bindig, American cartoonist (d. 2006)
  • Kel Nagle, Australian golfer (British Open 1960), born in Sydney, NSW (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Tozer, cricketer (dashing NSW batsman, shot to death
1920 Highlights

About December 21, 1920

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius