On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Soccer team DOS Struggle forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Paterno, American college hall of football coach (Penn State) and Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of 1986, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • John Herbert McDowell, American composer for ballet, TV and the stage, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1985)