On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1921

Historical Events

  • American Professional Football Association Championship, Cubs Park, Chicago: Chicago Staleys beat Buffalo All-Americans, 10-7 in de facto championship game after teams tied in standings
  • The Virginia Rappe manslaughter trial against Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle ends in a hung jury

Famous Birthdays

  • (Edna Mae) "Deanna" Durbin, Canadian actress and vocalist (Every Sunday; Three Smart Girls; 100 Men & a Girl), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba (d. 2013)
1921 Highlights

About December 4, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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