On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1921

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMaurice Richard

Maurice "Rocket" Richard, Canadian NHL star (Montreal Canadiens, MVP-1947), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2000)

Ice Hockey Player Maurice Richard
Ice Hockey Player
Maurice Richard

1921 Highlights

About August 4, 1921

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo