On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1921

Historical Events

  • Ottawa’s Harry Broadbent scores in 10-0 Senators blowout of the Montreal Canadiens; first in 16-game NHL record goal-scoring streak; Charlie Simmer’s 13 game streak (1979) is considered modern-day record

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Dudley, NFL halfback (Pittsburgh, Detroit, Washington), born in Bluefield, Virginia
  • Gerard Thomas Victory, Irish composer, born in Dublin, Republic of Ireland (d. 1995)
1921 Highlights

About December 24, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 100 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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