What Happened on October 6, 1921

Historical Events

  • Century Theater opens at 7th Ave & 59th St NYC (demolished 1962)
  • Fewest hits in a Baseball World Series game; NY Yankees beat NY Giants 3-0 at Polo Grounds in Game 2, on 3 hits to Giants 2
  • International PEN, a worldwide association of writers is founded in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Evgenii Landis, Soviet Russian mathematician, born in Kharkiv, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union (d. 1997)
1921 Highlights

About October 6, 1921

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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