On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday

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)