On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1921

Historical Events

  • Green Bay Packers play 1st APFA (forerunner to NFL) game; beat Minneapolis Marines, 7-6 at Hagemeister Park, Green Bay, WI
  • Leos Janacek's opera "Kat'a Kabanova" premieres in Brno

Famous Birthdays

  • Denise Duval, French soprano (music of Francis Poulenc), born in Paris (d. 2016)
  • Tom Manders, Dutch cabaret artist (Dorus)

Famous Deaths

  • John B Dunlop, Scottish inventor air tire (Dunlop Rubber), dies at 81
1921 Highlights

About October 23, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 99 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio