On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1926

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)
1926 Highlights

About December 21, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius