What Happened on October 9, 1921

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Babe Ruth's 1st WS homer; only Sunday game ever pitched by Carl Mays

Famous Birthdays

  • Dot Wilkinson, American pro bowler (WIBC Queen's Tournament 1962, WIBC singles title 1963) and softball player (19 x All American), born in Phoenix, Arizona (d. 2023)
  • Michel Boisrond, French film director and screenwriter, born in Ch√Ęteauneuf-en-Thymerais, France (d. 2002)
Born in 1921
1921 Highlights

About October 9, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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