On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1922

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "On the Road to Moscow" is 1st cartoon to receive a Pulitzer Prize
  • Col Ruppert buys out Col Huston interest in NY Yankees for $1,500,000
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Eugene O'Neill for his play "Anna Christie"
  • Ruppert buys out Huston interest in Yankees for $15 million

Famous Deaths

  • Sidney Ainsworth, British silent film actor (Not in the News, The Rajah's Tunic), dies at 49