On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1920

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Karel Cap├ęk's "Vec Makropulos" premieres in Prague

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mussolini's squad begins terror, 11 die in Bologna, Italy

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini

Famous Birthdays

  • Ralph Meeker [Rathgeber], American actor (Mister Roberts, Anderson Tapes, Night Stalker), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1988)

Person of interestStan Musial

Stan Musial, American MLB outfielder (St Louis Cardinal, 7 times NL bat champ), born in Donora, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial

Famous Deaths

  • Caryl Florio, composer, dies at 77
  • William James Robjohn, composer, dies at 77