On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1921

Historical Events

  • In Atlantic City, New Jersey, the first Miss America Pageant, a two-day event, is held.

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Ferrante, American pianist and composer (Ferrante & Teicher - Exodus), born in NYC, New York (d. 2009)
  • Josep Lluís Núñez, Spanish President of FC Barcelona (1978 - 2000), born in Guriezo, Cantabria, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred William Rich, watercolor painter (b. 1856)
1921 Highlights

About September 7, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo