On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1921

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

AL votes to return to best-of-7 World Series, while NL votes best-of-9 Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis casts deciding vote for best-of-7

1st MLB Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis
1st MLB Commissioner
Kenesaw Mountain Landis

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Hartwig von Beseler, German Colonel General, dies at 71
1921 Highlights

About December 20, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius