On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1921

Historical Events

  • KDKA Pittsburgh presents first radio broadcast of MLB; Pirates beat Phillies, 8-0; Harold Arlin first play-by-play broadcaster
  • Treaty of Berlin: US and Germany sign separate peace treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • Nazar Mohammad, cricketer (Mudassar's pop, Pakistan's 1st centurion)
1921 Highlights

About August 5, 1921

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo