On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1921

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Babe Ruth sets record of 137 career home runs

  • Indians (9) & Yankees (7) combine for an AL record 16 doubles

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Fillion, French Canadian ice hockey player, born in Thetford Mines, Quebec, Canada (d. 2015)
1921 Highlights

About July 12, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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