On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1921

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

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

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Famous Birthdays

  • Michel Boisrond, French film director and screenwriter, born in Ch√Ęteauneuf-en-Thymerais, France (d. 2002)
1921 Highlights

About October 9, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra