On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Eugene O'Neill's play "Anna Christie" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Mosienko, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (fastest hat trick in NHL history, 21 seconds 1952; 5-time All Star), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba (d. 1994)
  • Fernando Correia de Oliveira, Portuguese composer, born in Porto, Portugal (d. 2004)
  • Shepard Menken, American voice and character actor (The Wild Wild West), born in NYC, New York (d. 1999)
  • William Donald Schaefer, American politician (Gov-D-Md), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2011)