On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st American Professional Football Association Championship (1920): undefeated Akron Pros awarded inaugural title
  • American Professional Football Association reorganizes in Akron
  • Pope Benedict XV encyclical "On Dante"

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger L. Easton, American scientist and inventor (GPS), born in Craftsbury, Vermont (d. 2014)