On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1921

Historical Events

  • Soccer team GVAV of Groningen Neth forms
  • Toronto NHL center Corb Denneny scores 6 goals to lead St. Patricks to a 10-3 win over Hamilton Tigers in Toronto

Famous Birthdays

  • Akio Morita, Kasugaya Japan, CEO (Sony)
  • Eddie Barclay, French producer (Barclay Records) (d. 2005)
  • Frantisek Chaun, Czech composer, born in Kaplice, Bohemia, Austrian Empire (now Czechia) (d. 1981)
  • Johannes Driessler, German organist and composer, born in Friedrichsthal, Germany (d. 1988)
1921 Highlights

About January 26, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius